Archive for June, 2014

The Advantages of the Business Acquisition and Compliance Solution Structure

June 30th, 2014

Tax Advantages: With the Business Acquisition & Compliance Solution Structure (BACSS) you have the ability to use your retirement funds to acquire a new business or grow an existing business tax-free! Start or Grow a Business Tax-Free: With BACSS, you can access your retirement funds to start or grow a business tax free and without […]

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Using a Self-Directed IRA to Flip Homes Tax Free

June 27th, 2014

Since the creation of IRAs back in the early 1970s, the IRS has always permitted an IRA to purchase, hold, or flip real estate.   In fact, it states it right on the IRS website. By using a Self-Directed IRA to buy real estate, you will be able to purchase raw land, domestic or foreign […]

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The Solo 401(k) Loan

June 26th, 2014

A solo 401k loan is permitted at any time using the accumulated balance of the solo 401k as collateral for the loan. A Solo 401(k) participant can borrow up to either $50,000 or 50% of their account value – whichever is less. This loan has to be repaid over an amortization schedule of 5 years […]

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Strong Demand for ROBS Structure due to Increase Confidence in U.S. Economy in 2014

June 25th, 2014

IRA Financial Group survey shows optimism from entrepreneurs about business opportunities surged in 2014 creating interest in using retirement funds to buy a business IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of Business Acquisition “ROBS” solutions, has seen a surge in interest among entrepreneurs looking to use their retirement funds to start a business or franchise. […]

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Why You Should Convert to a Self-Directed Roth IRA

June 24th, 2014

The main advantage of a Roth IRA over a Traditional IRA is that if you qualify to make contributions, all distributions from the IRA are tax-free. Furthermore, unlike traditional IRAs, you may contribute to a Roth IRA for as long as you continue to have earned income (for a traditional IRA – you can’t make […]

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U.S. Supreme Court Finds Inherited IRAs Not Protected In Bankruptcy

June 23rd, 2014

On June 12, 2014, the Supreme Court unanimously upheld a Seventh Circuit decision that said inherited IRAs do not enjoy the protections of IRAs in bankruptcy proceedings. The petitioner in Clark v. Rameker, Trustee, Hedi Heffron-Clark, inherited an IRA worth about $300,000 in 2001. In October 2010, the Clarks filed voluntary joint bankruptcy and claimed an […]

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Why Should You Have a Retirement Plan?

June 23rd, 2014

What is a 401(k) Plan? A 401(k) is known as an employer-sponsored employee benefit arrangement that is established for the purpose of providing retirement income for those that are eligible. But how does one contribute towards an account established on the participants’ behalf within a qualified retirement plan? The 401(k) participants have the option to […]

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Self-Directed IRA Investors With Cash Helping To Spur Real Estate Market

June 20th, 2014

Real estate IRA investors with cash and wealthy foreigners making up a bigger percentage of real estate buyers than first-time home buyers IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed IRA LLC solutions with “checkbook control” has seen a huge surge in self-directed IRA real estate investors with cash wining bidding wars on homes against […]

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