What is an IRA contribution?

Answer An IRA is an individual retirement account. A contribution to an IRA is money that is deposited into the account to be saved for retirement. If the contribution is withdrawn, however, a penalty is ... Read More »

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Does contributing to a roth ira cd qualify as a contribution to the retirement contribution credit?

A contribution to a Roth IRA, no matter how you choose to invest the money once it is in the account, counts for the Retirement Savings Contribution Credit. Possible investments in Roth IRAs includ... Read More »

Can I make a SEP IRA contribution& a traditional IRA contribution in the same year?

Individuals can make annual contributions to both traditional and SEP IRAs. However, they must follow the annual contribution limit guidelines. The traditional IRA limit is $5,000 (or $6,000 for th... Read More »

How to Calculate a SEP-IRA Contribution?

The IRS defines a SEP IRA as a Simplified Employee Pension, attractive to small businesses because of the reduced administration fees and recording procedures. The SEP IRA creates an IRA account fo... Read More »

How to Remove an IRA Contribution?

The Internal Revenue Service gives individual investors tax benefits when they open and fund an Individual Retirement Account. There are times, however, when you make a contribution to an IRA that ... Read More »