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Gabe,

I just looked back at that previous thread, and I see that I mis-read what you had asked -- you said "tax exempt", and I answered as if you had said, "tax deferred".

That's the nature of the earnings on after-tax contributions in a 401(k) -- you pay taxes on them when you take them out, plus a penalty if applicable.

Sorry I misled you. TheBadger has already given you the straight scoop.

Phooley
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