Archive for the ‘Solo 401K Real Estate’ Category

What Are the Advantages of Using the Roth Solo 401k to Invest in Real Estate?

June 13th, 2017

Using a Solo 401(k) Plan with a Roth component to purchase real estate or make other alternative asset investments is most tax beneficial way to make such investments. With federal and state income tax rates expected to increase in the future, gaining the ability to generate tax-free returns from your retirement investments when you retire […]

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Millennials Using Solo 401(k) Plan Loan Option to Enter Housing Market

May 31st, 2017

401(k) Plan loan feature helping first-time home buyers secure necessary funds to purchase a home IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of solo 401(k) plans for self-employed and small business owners, has seen a growing number of millennials who are first time home buyers using the 401(k) plan loan feature to purchase a home, according […]

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Can You Flip Houses with a Solo 401k?

March 31st, 2017

Since the creation of the Solo 401(K) Plan back in the early 1980s, the IRS has always permitted a Solo 401(K) Plan to purchase, hold, or flip real estate.  By using a Solo 401(K) Plan, also known as a self-directed 401(K) Plan or Individual 401(K) Plan, to buy real estate, you will be able to […]

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UDFI And Using A 401(k) Plan To Buy Real Estate

February 27th, 2017

One of the advantages of using retirement funds, such as a Solo 401(k) plan, to make investments is that, in most cases, all income and gains from the investment will flow back to the 401(k) plan tax-deferred or tax-free in the case of a Roth. This is because a 401(k) plan is exempt from tax […]

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Using Your 401k to Make Real Estate Investments

January 18th, 2017

Most people mistakenly believe that their 401(k) must be invested in bank CDs, the stock market, or mutual funds. Few Investors realize that the IRS has always permitted real estate to be held inside 401(k) retirement accounts. Investments in real estate with a Solo 401(k) are fully permissible under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act […]

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Beware The UBTI Rule When Investing In Real Estate With Retirement Funds

December 28th, 2016

This article originally appeared on Forbes.com – Since the creation of individual retirement accounts (“IRAs”) the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) has always permitted an IRA or other retirement account to purchase, hold, or flip real estate.   In fact, it states it right on the IRS website. By using a Self-Directed IRA or 401(k) plan, […]

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What Real Estate Transactions are Subject to the UBTI Tax

October 31st, 2016

It has always been permissible for you to use Solo 401(k) and Self Directed IRA funds to invest in real estate.  One question is what factors do the IRS and Courts use to determine if a real estate transaction is subject to the Unrelated Business Taxable Income rules. In Mauldin v. Comr. 195 F.2d 714 […]

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Phoenix Ranks Near the Top for Real Estate 401k Investments

September 28th, 2016

Do you live in or around the Phoenix area?  Are you looking to invest in real estate?  Did you know you can use your retirement funds to invest in almost anything, including real estate, tax free?  If you currently have a retirement plan at a traditional financial institution, you may not know this.  That’s because […]

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