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<<On death at least, you get a stepped-up basis value anyway, thus rendering the question moot I would think.>>

It's not clear what would be meant by stepped up basis in the case of assets held by a Roth IRA owned by a decedent. In any event, the assets are not necessarily distributed immediately after death, so there is the potential for a difference between the value at the time the property comes out of the Roth IRA and the value at the date of death.

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