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let the money continue to grow tax free

Actually, the money is only growing tax deferred, not tax-free. And all of that growth will be taxed at ordinary income rates, even if it is capital gains or qualified dividends, which are taxed at lower rates. So, depending on the investments chosen, there may actually be a tax disadvantage to keeping the money in an inherited IRA.

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