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Bigstockweaver asks,

Can I split it AFTER I start the withdrawal process on a specific account? Or do I have to do it BEFORE, such as before Dec. 31.?

No, you can't do it AFTER.

Once you begin 72(t) withdrawals on an IRA account you can't split the account. The withdrawals must continue for 5 years or until age 59.5, WHICHEVER IS LONGER.


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