The LLC Operating Agreement for a Self-Directed IRA

February 20th, 2017

The LLC Operating Agreement is the core document that is referred to when issues concerning the LLC need to be resolved. The LLC Operating Agreement is the most important document for your Self Directed IRA. It is extremely important that you create an Operating Agreement for your Self Directed IRA LLC. The standard LLC Operating […]

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Your Self-Directed IRA Custodian Fees May Be Tax Deductible

February 16th, 2017

Unbeknownst to many retirement account holders, payment of individual retirement account (“IRA”) custodian/trustee fees is generally tax-deductible.  Under Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) rules, in place of the standard deduction, one can deduct certain expenses as miscellaneous itemized deductions on Schedule A (Form 1040 or Form 1040NR). One can only claim the amount of expenses that […]

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Why Is It Important To Have Checkbook Control Over Your Self-Directed IRA?

February 13th, 2017

A Self-Directed IRA LLC with “Checkbook Control” plan is an IRS and tax court approved structure that will allow you to use your IRA funds to make almost any type of investment, including real estate, tax liens, precious metals, foreign currency and much more tax free! With a “checkbook control” Self-Directed IRA LLC you will […]

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Some Helpful Tips For Investing In Real Estate Using Retirement Funds

February 2nd, 2017

This article, written by Adam Bergman, first appeared on – Most people mistakenly believe that their retirement accounts must be invested in traditional financial related investments such as stocks, mutual funds, exchange traded funds, etc. Few Investors realize that the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) permits retirement accounts, such as an IRA or 401(k) plan, […]

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Adam Bergman – IRA Financial Group Partner – Featured in South Florida Business Journal

January 31st, 2017

Executive profile on Adam Bergman, IRA Financial Group partner, published on January 27, 2017 in South Florida Business Journal Adam Bergman, President of the IRA Financial Group, was featured in the South Florida Business Journal on January 27, 2017. The executive profile detailed how Mr. Bergman moved from practicing tax law for almost ten years […]

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IRA Financial Group Introduces New Bitcoin Self-Directed IRA with Checkbook Control

January 25th, 2017

Bitcoin self-directed IRA LLC will allow for tax-free treatment on bitcoin transactions using retirement funds IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed IRA LLC and Solo 401(k) Plans is proud to announce the introduction of the self-directed IRA bitcoin with checkbook control. The bitcoin self-directed IRA LLC structure will allow retirement account investors to […]

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What’s the Difference Between a Custodian and Checkbook Control Self Directed IRA?

January 23rd, 2017

Many IRA custodians advertise themselves as offering a Self Directed IRA, but what that really means is that you can direct your IRA as long as you direct into one of their offerings. In other words, in a custodian controlled self directed IRA, you are generally only permitted to invest your IRA funds in investments […]

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Advantages of Opening a Self-Directed IRA in 2017

January 17th, 2017

There are many advantages to opening a Self-Directed IRA – Tax Advantages: With the Self-Directed IRA LLC, you have all the tax advantages of traditional IRAs, as well as tax deferral and tax-free gains. All income and gains generated by your IRA investment will flow back to your IRA tax-free. By using a Self-Directed IRA […]

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