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My question is whether the income restrictions on Roth contributions pertain to traditional-IRA to Roth-IRA conversions.

I didn't understand the question.

but I'm not 100% certain if that means that this had been an additional restriction on conversions that no longer holds or if it was the only restriction, and so there are no longer any restrictions.

The income limit for conversions has been removed. The previous phaseout limits were based on filing status and income, which is the reason for the confusing statement.

The combination of my investing gains and the amount of the conversion itself pushed me over the limit for IRA contributions, which is why I didn't make any contributions for last year.

but you can make non-deductible contributions to TIRA, then convert the amount to a ROTH. As long as you don't have other balances in TIRAs, the full amount of the taxable contribution applies as the cost basis for the rollover.
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