The Motley Fool Discussion Boards

Previous Page

Financial Planning / Tax Strategies

URL:  http://boards.fool.com/sorry-for-the-caps-just-trying-to-be-clear-why-29428813.aspx

Subject:  Re: Another IRA RMD Question Date:  7/21/2011  11:40 PM
Author:  0x6a74 Number:  113800 of 121146

Sorry for the caps, just trying to be clear. Why would I consider doing this? Because I expect taxes to go up in the future.



or because you want to decrease your IRA to decrease your RMDs (doesn't much decrease your tax bill, but does allow some flexibility)

or because Roths aren't taxable to heirs and don't have RMDs
Copyright 1996-2014 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us