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Subject:  Re: Taxes due at withdrawal Date:  9/29/1998  7:35 PM
Author:  Bob78164 Number:  5733 of 78166

Evenstar writes:

I've recently realized that there's something I don't understand about the taxes we'll need to pay on a traditional IRA. My understanding is that we'll pay ordinary income taxes on withdrawals at our tax rate at that time. Does this include taxes on the earnings? Or do we pay capital gains on those? If the latter, do we pay the capital gains rate at the time of the wi