A Roth IRA Refresher
January 7, 2020 by Jeremy Hus
We celebrated the 20-year anniversary of the Roth IRA in 2018 for we tax geeks who like to celebrate that type of thing. However, even though these accounts have been around for that long, there is still so much confusion about them.
The benefits of a Roth IRA are clear — the potential for tax-free distributions in retirement. This means any growth in the account is never taxed, and in this uncertain tax and fiscal environment that can be a powerful benefit.