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Legislative Changes Impacting Missed RMDs

If you fail to take a required minimum distribution (RMD) from your self-directed IRA, you’ll owe an excess accumulation tax to the IRS. This includes IRA owners age 70½, 72,...

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What to Know About Inherited IRAs

IRAs are an important estate planning tool for passing wealth directly to loved ones outside of probate – and even tax-free with a Roth IRA. But it’s important to understand...

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How Financial Advisors Can Prep for the Great Wealth Transfer

As the “Great Wealth Transfer” is set to begin, the investment landscape is bound to see major changes as Millennials, as well as members of Generation Z and Generation X,...

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IRA TRUST Beneficiary Payment Options In Limbo

The SECURE Act of 2019 changed the payment options for most beneficiaries inheriting IRA assets after 2019, so that most beneficiaries are required to deplete inherited IRA assets within 10...

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IRA Beneficiary Rules Still Need Clarification

The SECURE Act of 2019 changed the rules for beneficiaries inheriting tax-deferred retirement savings to require, in some cases, that assets be distributed (and taxed) more quickly following the IRA...

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IRA Rules and Beneficiary Designations

You can’t take it with you, but you can control who gets it when you go. Beneficiary designations are a crucial element of estate planning and, when done properly, can...

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