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How to Make Your 2017-2018 IRA Contribution to Your STRATA Account

Follow the easy steps when making your 2017 or 2018 IRA contribution to your STRATA account. Make your contribution check payable to:  STRATA Trust Company Write your account number on your check. Complete and include our Deposit Certification form, available at www.StrataTrust.com. Mail it directly to STRATA at the address shown below (and not to...

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2017-2018 IRA Contribution Limits and Deadlines

If you're considering making an IRA contribution for 2017 or 2018, here are some important tips to keep in mind. Limits •  For individuals under the age of 50, the...

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Get to Know STRATA Trust Company

For over nine years we’ve empowered our clients as Self Directed IRA Services, Inc., offering a wide selection of investment options and game-changing customer service. Today, as STRATA Trust Company,...

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Considering Real Estate in a Self-Directed IRA?

With the economic downturn, savvy investors are looking for investment opportunities in real estate and may consider using a self-directed IRA or Real Estate IRA. After all, real estate has...

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Debt-Financed Property with your IRA

Real estate is a popular self-directed IRA investment. There are times when investors are interested in a particular residential or commercial property but only have a portion of the funds...

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Understanding Unrelated Business Taxable Income (UBTI) in an IRA

Part 1: UBTI Making investments with funds from a self-directed IRA provides a great tax advantage in that most income is tax-free until distribution. However, there are certain situations in...

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