Should You Convert Your Current IRA to a Roth IRA in 1998?
- The Roth decision. Maples, Larry; Caldwell, Charles W.; Booker, Jon A. // National Public Accountant;May98, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p37
Focuses on the impact of the 1997 Taxpayer Relief Act on individual retirement accounts (IRAs) in the United States. Eligibility rules for married and single taxpayers; Comparison of deductible and Roth IRA; Summary and other tax planning considerations.
- Planning for IRA contributions after the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997. Bunn, Radie; Williamson, James // National Public Accountant;Nov98, Vol. 43 Issue 9, p10
Discusses how to plan for individual retirement account (IRA) contributions after the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997. Allowance of a choice of either a `traditional' deductible IRA or the new non-deductible Roth IRA; Eligibility; Maximum annual gross income to contribute in 1998; Tax treatment of...
- When is ROTH right? Stevens, Michael G. // Practical Accountant;Mar98, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p19
Discusses individual retirement accounts, with emphasis on the validity of a ROTH IRA. Significance of the ROTH IRA to the 1997 Taxpayer Relief Act to ROTH IRAs; Contingent factors associated with the use of a ROTH IRA; Approaches to be considered in coverting nondeductible ROTH individual...
- Expanded IRA family holds renewed promise for funds-hungry bankers. Cocheo, Steve // ABA Banking Journal;Oct97, Vol. 89 Issue 10, p7
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- Proposed IRA changes could yield windfall for banks. Serb, Christopher // American Banker;10/23/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 204, p3
Reports on the US Senate Finance Committee's approval of legislation that would increase the number of people who can qualify for tax-free individual retirement accounts (IRA). Potential benefits of measure to banks; Income caps; Creation of back-load IRA in which contributions would be...
- Congress backing changes in IRAs that would give investors more flexibility. McConnell, Bill // American Banker;7/3/1997, Vol. 162 Issue 127, p11
Reports that the Senate and House passed tax measures on individual retirement accounts that would let people withdraw earnings tax-free. Elimination of income eligibility limits; Penalty-free withdrawals by unemployed people.
- New year brings new opportunity for investors. Hoyt, Mary // Westchester County Business Journal;2/22/2010, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p28
The article reports on the tax law allowing access to Roth IRA (individual retirement accounts) in New York.
- IRAs preferred as key form opf middle-class tax benefit. Pozen, Robert C. // San Diego Business Journal;2/13/95, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p11
Opinion. Comments on President Bill Clinton's proposal to expand tax benefits for individual retirement accounts (IRA). Benefits of the expansion; Cost-effectiveness of IRA; Results of a national study of retirement issues sponsored by Fidelity Investments.
- Pocket guide to money. // Consumer Reports;Mar1995, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p187
Focuses on the effect of the 1986 Tax Reform Act on contributions to Individual Retirement Account (IRA) in the United States. Three categories of IRA; Advantages of fully deductible IRAs; Penalty of taxable money taken out of IRA before age 59 years and six months.