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Subject:  IRA sale & distribution Date:  8/26/2021  12:50 PM
Author:  WdanW Number:  341 of 346

I'm 61 years old. If I sell some securities in my traditional IRA and take a distribution in cash, is only the realized gain on the sale of securities taxable, or is the entire distribution taxed as income? Just wondering if the cost-basis is taken into consideration.
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