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Subject:  Re: Tax strategies for high W2 earners? Date:  3/1/2013  8:16 PM
Author:  synchronicityII Number:  117933 of 121061

the Roth retirement account is an eponym in honor of the late Sen. William Roth (R-DE), back-and-forth Chairman or Ranking Member of the Senate Finance Committee and father of the concept. It's not "ROTH," an acronym.

Wait, wait, you mean Coverdell isn't an acronym either? So who's ESA? :-)

-synchronicity, and who was this Ira guy who started some other savings accounts?
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