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Subject:  Re: What 'Obamacare' Means For Early Retirees Date:  6/18/2013  8:21 AM
Author:  TwoCybers Number:  72497 of 77403

Acme wrote Contributing to a Roth -- whether directly or via the backdoor you mention -- has no impact on MAGI.

I don't know what a "backdoor" Roth contribution is, but if funds are transferred from a traditional IRA to a Roth, that is a taxable event and does affect MAGI.

Gordon
Atlanta
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