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Subject:  Re: Roth IRA Date:  7/14/2000  9:30 AM
Author:  drippinfool Number:  23368 of 75340

Hans wrote, "I have a roth IRA and as I understand it nothing in there is taxable is that right?"

As I see it, the advantage of the Roth is that properly withdrawn contributions AND earnings are tax free, whereas all earnings and deductible contributions are taxable when withdrawn from a traditional IRA.
-Chester :)
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