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Subject:  Re: contributing to IRA with tax refund? Date:  2/8/2001  7:25 PM
Author:  BubblesUp Number:  45991 of 121061

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

Regards,
Gregg SeaPA
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