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On another board, someone asked about a Roth distribution. It was determined that the OP was over 59.5 and that the account had been opened more than 5 years ago. The distribution was pronounced to be tax-free and penalty-free; but then another poster added:

Don't forget it still needs to be recorded on that years tax form from F-8606, part III information. It's not taxed of course but IRS wants to keep track of its distributions.

Is that right? I've taken several qualified distributions from my Roth account in recent years, but I don't think I ever reported them. Hope I'm not in trouble!

culcha
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