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Capital losses are first used to offset capital gains. Additional capital losses are then used, up to a maximum of $3000 per year to offset ordinary income. Still additional capital losses are carried forward to future years.
Withdrawals from traditional IRAs are taxed at ordinary income tax rates. You can withdraw IRA money without penalty after the age of 59½.
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