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Subject: Re: question on potential 401k rollover/distribu Date: 12/1/2013 11:35 AM
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Maybe something isn't coming through correctly on the translation. Since there is a penalty, how would it sound best to you?

Not sure what made you think I said there's a penalty on conversion to Roth, but there isn't. It used to be necessary to go 401(k)->traditional IRA->Roth IRA, but for several years you've been able to skip the middle step.

Phil
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