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Subject:  Re: Cancellaton of Tax-free Roth Withdrawals?? Date:  11/30/2010  3:33 PM
Author:  Watty56 Number:  67766 of 98536

One feature of the Roth that I would expect to be eliminated is the ability for someone other than a spouse to inherit the Roth and keep the money in a Roth.

I'm not saying that it would be taxed; just that a final tax free withdrawal would have to be made when the money is sent to whoever inherits it.

This would eliminate the so call stretch Roth IRA.

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