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Starting in 2010 the income limitations for Roth conversions (not contributions) were eliminated, giving birth to the "backdoor Roth."


Oops, I replied to the wrong response in (it wasn't a response to my post ... darn those similar sounding titles and the lack of an edit button).

As I mentioned there, maybe I'm being anal, but I don't see unambiguous wording regarding the elimination of the income limitations. I see this line
Starting in 2010, the $100,000 modified AGI limit and the filing status requirements for converting a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA have been eliminated.
Is that what you mean? And was the $100,000 AGI limit previously the only limit on conversions, meaning that now there are no AGI limitations whatsoever? Thanks.

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