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Subject:  Re: 401k distribution Date:  1/9/2004  7:19 PM
Author:  ptheland Number:  38448 of 78165

I am a little hazy at the moment for the rule WRT to conversions, but I vaguely recall that conversions need to be in the account for 5-years;

That is correct.

Roth contributions can be withdrawn any time without penalty or tax.

Roth conversions can be withdrawn any time without tax. (Remember, you paid the tax when you conve