Bitcoin IRA – How it Works?

July 13th, 2017

The Internal Revenue Code does not describe what a Self Directed IRA can invest in, only what it cannot invest in. Internal Revenue Code Sections 408 & 4975 prohibits Disqualified Persons from engaging in certain type of transactions. The purpose of these rules is to encourage the use of IRAs for accumulation of retirement savings […]

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How to Use a Self-Directed IRA to Buy Ethereum

July 13th, 2017

The Internal Revenue Code does not describe what a Self Directed IRA can invest in, only what it cannot invest in. Internal Revenue Code Sections 408 & 4975 prohibits Disqualified Persons from engaging in certain type of transactions. The purpose of these rules is to encourage the use of IRAs for accumulation of retirement savings […]

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How to Use a Self-Directed IRA to Buy Cryptocurrency

July 13th, 2017

The Internal Revenue Code does not describe what a Self Directed IRA can invest in, only what it cannot invest in. Internal Revenue Code Sections 408 & 4975 prohibits Disqualified Persons from engaging in certain type of transactions. The purpose of these rules is to encourage the use of IRAs for accumulation of retirement savings […]

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Is Buying Bitcoins with an IRA legal?

July 13th, 2017

The Internal Revenue Code does not describe what a Self Directed IRA can invest in, only what it cannot invest in. Internal Revenue Code Sections 408 & 4975 prohibits Disqualified Persons from engaging in certain type of transactions. The purpose of these rules is to encourage the use of IRAs for accumulation of retirement savings […]

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What Does the IRS Say About ROBS?

July 12th, 2017

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (otherwise known as ERISA) and the Internal Revenue Code clearly allow for the use of retirement funds to acquire or invest in a new or existing business as long as the transaction complies with IRS and ERISA rules and regulations. Business owners have been using retirement funds […]

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Tips For Buying Real Estate With A Solo 401(k) Plan And Staying Out Of IRS Trouble

July 10th, 2017

IRA Financial Group’s Self-Directed 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 […]

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Purchasing Corporation Stock That is Not Deemed a Disqualified Person May Not Be a Prohibited Transaction

July 7th, 2017

ERISA Advisory Opinion Letter 89-03 In this opinion a husband and wife, Mr. and Mrs. Bowns, Frances, owned a small amount of shares in a corporation personally.  Mr. Bowns was also an officer of the corporation and general manager of one of its business divisions.  In addition, Mr. and Mrs. Bowns established IRAs.  They were […]

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New Fiduciary Rule Complicates Matters For Self-Directed IRA Private Fund Investors

July 5th, 2017

Here’s another article from Forbes written by Adam Bergman – On June 9, 2017, the Department of Labor’s (DOL) final rule meaningfully expanded when a person is deemed to be treated as a fiduciary under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and the Internal Revenue Code (Code) as a result of providing […]

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