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Subject: Re: Reinvesting funds in Roth Date: 6/16/2009 4:35 PM
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If I invest in a stock in a Roth IRA, it grows and I sell the stock for profit and/or it gives dividends in my Roth IRA, then I take those profits and/or dividends and buy other stock in my Roth IRA, doing this over and over, at the end when I meet the retirement age for the account, these reinvestment of profits is still not taxed when I withdraw the funds in retirement correct?

Chew got it (since this is tax law, with the caveat that "when you meet the retirement age [59 1/2]" your first Roth contribution was at least 5 years ago).

Phil
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