How to Determine the Required Distribution Amount of an Inherited IRA?

Answer The rules on required minimum distributions from an Individual Retirement Account (IRA) are somewhat complex and difficult to understand. It becomes even more confusing when you are not the owner o... Read More »

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Required Distribution Age for an IRA?

IRAs are tax-advantaged retirement accounts. All IRAs are tax-sheltered, meaning that you do not pay any taxes on the earnings made from the money in the account. Tax-deferred IRAs allow you to tak... Read More »

How to Determine the Distribution of Stock Returns?

It is often a eye-opener to see how the daily (weekly? monthly?) returns for a stock vary, how many are close to the average return and how many are very large (positive of negative). To this end, ... Read More »

How to Pay Taxes on an IRA Required Distribution?

The Internal Revenue Service requires people 70.5 and older to take a minimum distribution from their tax-deferred individual retirement accounts, such as traditional IRAs and SEP IRAs, each year. ... Read More »

What is the minimum required IRA distribution?

An IRA, short for Individual Retirement Account, is a tax-advantaged way to put money aside for your retirement. Money in this account grows tax free; some accounts give a tax deduction for contrib... Read More »