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Subject:  Roth conversion timing Date:  3/30/1999  10:41 AM
Author:  ContentedMom Number:  13253 of 127613

If a traditional IRA is converted to a Roth IRA before the April 15, 1999 tax deadline can the conversion be taxed in the 1998 tax year? My son will be in a higher tax bracket in 1999 and would prefer to pay all the tax on the conversion with his 1998 taxes.
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