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Subject:  Re: Roth IRA Earnings & Education Distribution Date:  2/10/2005  7:29 PM
Author:  olivesforpants Number:  44475 of 94929


IIRC, repayment of student loans is not "education expenses" for purposes of allowed use of IRA funds.


Ahh, I see. Perhaps I was getting ahead of myself. I assumed that student loan repayment qualified as education expenses. I haven't pored over the IRS pubs exhaustively but so far though I haven't found an explicit definition of education expenses. Thanks for pointing this out Jafo. Did you get your information online?

Best,

ofp
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