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Subject:  Re: Roth conversion timing Date:  4/3/1999  9:42 PM
Author:  TMFTaxes Number:  13573 of 124773

[[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?]]

Nope...the last day that a CONVERSION could be considered a 1998 conversion was 12-31-98. You can still make a 1998 CONTRIBUTION before 4-15-99, but not a conversion.

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