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Subject:  Re: Distribution of Non-deductible Contribution Date:  11/15/2012  1:43 PM
Author:  vkg Number:  116913 of 121572

You can't just withdraw/convert the non-deductible contribution to a TIRA.

The non-deductible contribution is reported on form 8606, and adds to your cost basis. You can convert any amount in your TIRA to a ROTH. The cost basis is pro-rated across the entire value of the TIRA.
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