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Subject: Overcontributed to Roth (Income Limits) Date: 4/26/2005 10:29 AM
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Okay, so I had no idea that there were AGI income limits attached to Roth contributions - my own fault.

2001 I have to pro-rate my contribution,
2002 I took a lot of time off so my income was waaay down - so that year is okay.
2003 & 2004 I shouldn't have contributed anything. I think for 2004 I might okay on penalties b/c I have filed an extension, though already submitted my taxes (according to my discount brokerage house no penalties should result b/c of extension - but who knows)

My accountant is going to need to file amended returns, but I'm wondering if anyone has any advice here - is there anything I can do to reduce the pain here? xfer to traditional ira or anything like that?
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