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Subject:  Re: Ira tax question Date:  9/17/2008  3:25 PM
Author:  foolazis Number:  63855 of 81362

I'm planning on moving a stock (GE @ 28) from my taxable account to my Roth.
If I do this would the 30 day "Wash Rule" be in effect?

There was a recent IRS Revenue Ruling which said that wash sale rules do come into play if you sell for a loss in a taxable account and repurchased in an IRA. Someone posted a link on the Tax Strategies board.

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