Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
No. of Recommendations: 1
<In addition to the Federal 10% penalty, California has a 2.5% penalty on premature distributions. If you are in the top federal bracket (only $283,150 MFJ) and live in taxifornia you will net less than 40% of a premature IRA distribution after taxes and penalties.>

And the earthquakes are a just an added bonus I guess?

Do California taxpayers consider it a fair system? You must be getting the best services in the country since you are paying the highest taxes? Or do your politicians have a stench every bit as rotten as the ones we have here in NJ?


Print the post  


In accordance with IRS Circular 230, you cannot use the contents of any post on The Motley Fool's message boards to avoid tax-related penalties under the Internal Revenue Code or applicable state or local tax law provisions.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.