Do wash sale rules apply to IRAs?

Answer "Wash sale" rules do apply to IRAs. If you sell a stock at a loss and repurchase it within 30 days, you can't deduct the loss, even if you repurchase it through an IRA, according to the Internal Re... Read More »

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Wash Sale Rules & ETFs?

Realized losses on stock market investments can be used as tax write offs against capital gains and ordinary income. The wash sale rules prevent an investor from selling a stock or ETF for the loss... Read More »

How to Roll Over Traditional IRAs to Roth IRAs & Change Brokers?

Traditional individual retirement accounts are tax-deferred savings vehicles helping investors save money to supplement retirement income. The money put into traditional IRAs is pretax money and ad... Read More »

What year did the government allow regular IRAs to roll over to Roth IRAs?

Roth IRAs were formally legislated as a result of the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997. This legislation permitted new Roth IRAs to be created for tax year 1998 as well as the "conversion" of traditiona... Read More »

What year did Westart start to allow regular IRAs to roll over to Roth IRAs?

The year traditional IRAs were first allowed to covert into Roth IRAs was 1998. This was established by the Tax Payer Act of 1997 that became effective on January 1, 1998.Source:Congressional Budge... Read More »