An individual retirement account (IRA) is a personal savings plan that offers specific tax benefits while helping you achieve your retirement goals. IRAs are one of the most powerful retirement savings tools available to you. Even if you're contributing to a 401(k) or other plan at work, you should also consider investing in an IRA.
You should understand the differences between a Roth IRA and a Traditional IRA before choosing the type of IRA that's best for you. Roth IRA contributions are not tax-deductible, but distributions (including earnings) can be tax-free at retirement if certain circumstances exist.*
Contributions can only be made with after-tax dollars.
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Effective Jan 1, 2019 individual annual contribution limit is raised from $5,500 to $6,000.
*Earnings you withdraw are tax-free after age 59½ if the account has been established for a minimum of five years.
**Consult your tax or legal advisor for tax planning relating to your current situation.
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