Archive for the ‘Solo 401k Investments’ Category

What Kind of Investments Can Be Made with a Solo 401k Plan?

March 13th, 2018

A Solo 401(k) Plan offers one the ability to use his or her retirement funds to make almost any type of investment on their own without requiring the consent of any custodian or person. The IRS and Department of Labor only describe the types of investments that are prohibited, which are very few. The following […]

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Learn How to Use IRA or 401(K) Plan to Buy Bitcoin or Other Cryptos

February 12th, 2018

Adam Bergman – IRA Financial Group tax partner – recently released a great video on how to use a self-directed IRA to but cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin: To learn more about using a “Checkbook Control” Self-Directed IRA LLC to make Bitcoin and other investments without tax, please contact one of our Self-Directed IRA Experts at […]

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Recent Drop in Cryptocurrency Market Not Impacting Demand for Self-Directed Bitcoin IRA Products

February 7th, 2018

Many retirement cryptocurrency investors see recent downturn in cryptocurrency market as a strong buying opportunity IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed IRA LLC and Solo 401(k) Plans , has surprisingly seen continued strong demand from retirement account investors seeking to use IRA or 401(k) plan funds to purchase cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin and […]

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What To Know Before Deciding To Use Retirement Funds To Purchase Cryptocurrencies

February 1st, 2018

Here’s another article from talking about investing in cryptocurrencies with your retirement funds – The cryptocurrency craze has created enormous demand from retirement account investors who are seeking tax-efficient ways to purchase cryptocurrencies.  In addition, some retirement account investors have looked to cryptocurrencies as a way to better diversify their retirement portfolios.  Of course, […]

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Separating Myth And Reality Of How Cryptocurrencies Are Taxed And Regulated

January 29th, 2018

Here’s another article from that talks about Cryptocurrencies and Taxes – Surfing the web for information on how cryptocurrencies are taxed and regulated can lead to some mystifying and conflicting information. With the IRS and SEC starting to turn attention to the cryptocurrency industry, it is important to have accurate facts. The following are […]

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Counting Cryptocurrency Gains And Losses Without Running Afoul Of IRS Rules

January 16th, 2018

Here’s the latest cryptocurrency article by Adam Bergman, that originally appeared on – 2017 is viewed by many as the year of the crypto. However, with the increase in popularity and surge in value of cryptocurrencies, a significant number of cryptocurrency investors are now finding themselves in the uncomfortable position of trying to determine […]

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What You Should Know About Taxation Of Cryptocurrencies

January 3rd, 2018

Here’s an article that was first published on – If you spend or invest in virtual currencies, it is crucial to understand how virtual currency transactions are treated for tax purposes. IRS Notice 2014-21 The IRS addressed the taxation of virtual currency transactions in Notice 2014-21. According to the Notice, virtual currency is treated as […]

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Using Retirement Funds to Buy Cryptocurrencies May Save You From IRS Audit

December 20th, 2017

In a petition filed November 17, 2016, with the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) asked the court for a John Doe summons to be issued on Bitcoin exchanger Coinbase Inc. The John Doe summons would require Coinbase Inc., the largest bitcoin exchanger in the U.S., […]

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