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I opened a Roth IRA this year, and have put $800.00 into it so far. I am allowed the max contributions, and mailed another check for $400.00 this week. I marked it for the year 2000.

How late (if at all) into the next year (2001) can contributions be made for the previous year (2000)?

In other words, can I send a contribution for tax year 2000 in March of 2001?

Thanks for your help. Hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas.

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