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|Subject: Re: Roth IRA Contriubtions & Conversions||Date: 2/2/1998 5:36 PM|
|Author: tc001||Number: 1591 of 79997|
<< actually nothing is done at the marginal rate... everything is done at the effective rate. >>
and Pixy REPLIED,
<< That's absurd, and I know you know that. Many things are done at the marginal rate because every added dollar of income within a bracket costs you that bracket's rate in added taxes.>>
I know that all contributions are made at the marginal rate, as I stated in my original post. This fact *cannot* be disputed. So at least I can agree with one of you, but only on the numbers on IRA contributions and growth.