Do I have to Take Required Minimum Distributions (“RMDs”) for a Roth IRA?

June 25th, 2012

With a Roth IRA, one is not required to take required minimum distributions, like a Traditional IRA.  In addition, if a Roth IRA holder passes away and leaves his or her Roth IRA to a spouse, that spouse is not required to take any required minimum distributions (“RMD”) with respect to the Roth IRA.  However, […]

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How is the amount of the RMD calculated?

January 26th, 2011

A RMD is calculated for each account by dividing the prior December 31st balance of that IRA or retirement plan

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When is the Deadline for Receiving an RMD from an IRA?

January 26th, 2011

first RMD payment can be delayed until April 1st of the year following the year in which he or she turns 70 ½.

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