Required Minimum Distributions waived In 2020

Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs) waived in 2020. This includes Traditional, SEP, and SIMPLE IRAs, and employer plans such as 401(k)s, 403(b)s and governmental 457(b)s. 403(b)s and governmental 457(b)s. If you already took your RMD for 2020 and wish to return those funds to the account to avoid paying tax, there are two options: If the initial distribution was taken within the last 60 days, you may return the funds to the account as a 60-day

The Importance of Understanding IRA Beneficiary Selection

The Importance of Understanding IRA Beneficiary Selection. Anyone or anything can generally be the beneficiary of your retirement assets such as IRAs, 401(k)s and annuity contracts. It doesn’t have to be a relative and yes, you can name your dog or your alma mater! Choosing the proper beneficiaries is not always as simple as it seems and many people do not realize what the consequences can be. For example, an ailing client asked if he could

Qualified Charitable Deduction requirements

Take advantage of the Qualified Charitable Deduction (QCD) with your Required Minimum Distribution (RMD). The requirements for the Qualified Charitable deduction are as follows: The IRA owner must be at least age 70 ½ The maximum dollar amount is limited to $100,000 Only distributions from an individual IRA (including a rollover IRA) are eligible The distribution must go directly by check made specifically to a public charity. It cannot go to a private foundation, nor