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Subject:  Re: contributing to IRA with tax refund? Date:  2/8/2001  7:25 PM
Author:  BubblesUp Number:  45991 of 127549

Can I say that I contributed to my IRA and file now and THEN contribute to the IRA before the April 15th deadline?

Yes. The deadline for making your IRA contribution is the deadline for filing the return (without extensions). Doesn't matter that you file the return earlier than the deadline.

Gregg SeaPA
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