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Understanding IRS Form 5498: A Guide for IRA Owners

By May 31 each year, IRA trustees and custodians are required to send IRS Form 5498, IRA Contribution Information, to both IRA owners and the IRS. As its name suggests,...

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7 Things You Might Not Know About an IRA

In the spirit of April being Financial Literacy Month, it’s a great time to point out some of the details about your self-directed IRA (SDIRA) that you might not be...

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2023 Self-Directed IRA Deadlines and Contribution Limits

As the 2023 tax-filing deadline quickly approaches, it may be easy to forget to make your annual contribution to your self-directed IRA. But failing to timely contribute to your IRA...

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Calculating Tax on IRA Distributions

Did you take a distribution (or withdrawal) in 2023 from your IRA or other tax-qualified retirement plan? If so, you should have received an IRS Form 1099-R by the end...

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A Comparison of IRAs and 401(k)s

Since first becoming available through the Revenue Act of 1978, 401(k) plans have become the predominant retirement plan for private-sector employers. IRAs have been around for even longer, since 1975....

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IRS COLA Changes for 2024

After last year’s historic cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs), the changes for 2024 are more modest. While inflation remains a concern for many, it has moderated a bit; but still, many of...

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