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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June 19th, 2014

There are hundreds of thousands of Self Directed IRA accounts in the United States. In the last several years, the number of Self Directed IRA accounts has grown drastically. The Self Directed IRA LLC “Checkbook Control” Structure has been in use for over 15 years. The Tax Court and the IRS have approved the use […]

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IRS Rules and Guidelines Concerning a Solo 401(k)

June 18th, 2014

The “Solo 401K plan” is an IRS approved type of qualified plan , which is suited for business owners who do not have any employees, other than themselves and perhaps their spouse. The “one-participant 401(k) Plan” is not a new type of plan. It is a traditional 401(k) plan covering only one employee. The plans […]

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FBAR reporting for self-directed IRA LLC investors with a foreign bank account is due by June 30th

June 10th, 2014

If your retirement account has a financial interest in or signature authority over a foreign financial account, including a bank account, brokerage account, mutual fund, trust, or other type of foreign financial account, the Bank Secrecy Act may require you to report the account yearly to the Internal Revenue Service by filing Form TD F […]

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Administering the Solo 401(k) Plan – The IRS Form 5500-EZ

June 9th, 2014

In general, the solo 401(k) plan is easy to operate. There is generally no annual filing requirement unless the fair market value of your solo 401(k) plan asset exceeds $250,000, as of December 31 of the previous year. If your solo 401(k) plan assets exceed $250,000 as of 12/31 of the previous year, you will need to […]

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The Advantages of Checkbook Control vs. Custodial Control

June 4th, 2014

Experience the Self-Directed IRA LLC “Checkbook Control” Advantage Many traditional IRA custodians advertise themselves as offering a Self-Directed IRA, but what that really means is that you will need approval from your custodian before making an investment. Whereas, in the case of a truly Self-Directed IRA, a limited liability company (“LLC”) is established that is […]

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The Open Architecture Individual 401(k) Retirement Plan Solution for Small Business Owners

June 2nd, 2014

Individual 401(k) Plan will offer self-employed business owners a self-directed retirement and investment solution with no custodian or third-party fees IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed individual 401(k) retirement plans, introduces the open architecture self-directed 401(k) retirement plan for self-employed professionals and small business owners with no full-time employees. An individual 401K Plan, […]

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What Exactly is a Self-Directed IRA?

May 28th, 2014

Get full control of your retirement funds and unlock a world of investment opportunities with IRA Financial Group’s self-directed IRA LLC with checkbook control. Protect and Better Diversify your Retirement Funds from a Wall Street Meltdown or Inflation risk with a Self-Directed IRA LLC. Are you missing out on valuable investment opportunities, such as real […]

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