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Ira41 writes:

<<I really thought the 1999 contribution had to be made before your 1999 tax return was filed and in no case after April 15 (17th this year).>>

That's a common misconception. You may file before a contribution is made, but the contribution must be made no later than on or before the due date of the return without extensions. In most years that would be by April 15. This year it's April 17 and in 2001 it's April 16 because April 15 falls on a weekend day.

Regards..Pixy
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