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Subject:  Re: Companies accelerating Dividends... Date:  12/7/2012  7:49 PM
Author:  desertdaveataol Number:  7724 of 8751

Isn't that the whole point of a ROTH? You pay tax on the money before you put it in, and you don't pay tax on anything you take out.

That's what I thought I said, but I seemed to be getting some disagreement.

Me:
iirc you pay the tax on Roths before putting the (then taxed) money into the IRA.
http://boards.fool.com/not-roth-iras-roth-iras-are-not-30418...

Perhaps I should have said: iirc you pay the tax on Roths before putting the (then taxed) money into the ROTH IRA?
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