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<one off the wall strategy (only if you're married, and both of you have income) is to get divorced on 12/31/98
or sooner and remarry on 1/1/99. the roth ira conversion agi minimum is 100K for single or married
filers (an incredibly stupid rule). i hope someone has an answer.>

If "off the wall" is a synonym for "illegal," then I agree entirely. Your Uncle wasn't born yesterday & the IRS's sense of humor in these matters leaves something to be desired.

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