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Proposed ban on IRA Accredited Investments Has Been Removed from Reconciliation Bill Build Back Better Act of 2021

Nov. 3rd, 2021: While the proposal to ban accredited investments in IRAs is still not in the latest pending bill, the Proposed Band of the Backdoor Roth & Mega Backdoor Roth is Back–See the following for more Information:  https://www.mysolo401k.net/back-again-backdoor-roth-and-mega-backdoor-roth-added-back-to-pending-reconciliation-bill-build-back-better-act-of-2021/ Great news! The government has dropped from the pending Build Back Better Act  the proposal to ban accredited […]

Mega Backdoor Roth IRA & Solo 401k is under attack…Call your Senator & Representative!

Nov. 3rd, 2021: The Proposed Band of the Backdoor Roth & Mega Backdoor Roth is Back–See the following for more Information:  https://www.mysolo401k.net/back-again-backdoor-roth-and-mega-backdoor-roth-added-back-to-pending-reconciliation-bill-build-back-better-act-of-2021/ Update as of October 28, 2021: Great news–The retirement account provisions found in the pending Build Better Act  bill have been defeated. See the following for more information: https://www.mysolo401k.net/proposed-ban-on-ira-accredited-investments-has-been-removed-from-reconciliation-bill-build-back-better-act-of-2021/  And https://www.mysolo401k.net/good-news-backdoor-roth-and-mega-backdoor-removed-from-pending-reconciliation-bill-build-back-better-act-of-2021/ While recent news reports of […]

Convert W-2 Full-Time Employer Job 401k Voluntary After-Tax Contributions to a Roth Solo 401k or to a Roth IRA

QUESTIONS:  My wife’s W2 job now allows after-tax 401k contributions & in-service withdrawals. Once she receives a distribution check, what are the steps to make the rollover to the Roth solo 401k? She already has a Roth solo 401k brokerage account under the self-directed solo 401k established with Schwab (but no voluntary after-tax account). Are […]

How to make Solo 401k contributions by the extended tax return deadline

How to make Solo 401k contributions by the extended tax return deadline

ROTH Solo 401k Contributions vs Voluntary After-Tax Solo 401k Contributions

Both Roth solo 401k contributions and voluntary after-tax solo 401k contributions fall under the employee (salary deferral) contribution umbrella.  In other words, both of these contribution types are not considered employer (profit sharing) contributions, so the contributions are not tax deductible because they are considered made with post-tax dollars. Not all solo 401k plan document […]

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