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Subject:  Re: Diff between 401K,regular IRA, brokerage acc Date:  4/1/2008  10:05 AM
Author:  dond261 Number:  62086 of 78168

A couple of additional points on Roth IRA's & Traditional IRA's:

After the 5 year and 59 1/2 limits are reached, withdrawals are tax free from Roth's. Traditional IRA withdrawals(after 59 1/2) are taxed as ordinary income at the then current tax rate.

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