IRAs

Correcting excess contributions to IRAs

Excess contributions to IRAs are generally subject to a 6% excise tax each year until they are eliminated from the account. This article identifies the ways taxpayers can eliminate excess contributions and discusses the pros and cons of using the different methods in various situations.

Roth IRA Planning

The opportunity to get more assets into Roth vehicles via various means has evolved over the last several years.

MyRAs Now Available Nationwide

Treasury said eligible individuals nationwide may now open a new retirement account for people with earned income who may lack access to an employer-sponsored retirement plan.

How the New One-a-Year IRA Rollover Rule Applies

The IRS clarified how the change in the way it interprets the statutory one-rollover-per-year rule for individual retirement arrangements affected 2014 rollovers and how the rules apply in 2015.

Newsletter Articles

50th ANNIVERSARY

50 years of The Tax Adviser

The January 2020 issue marks the 50th anniversary of The Tax Adviser, which was first published in January 1970. Over the coming year, we will be looking back at early issues of the magazine, highlighting interesting tidbits.

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

2019 tax software survey

This annual survey shows how CPAs rate the tax preparation software they used during last tax season and how it handled the recent tax law changes.