up to $5,500/year
annual contributions (if under age 50)
up to $6,500/year
annual contributions (if age 50 or older)
Features of a Roth IRA
Anyone with earned income that doesn't exceed income limits (under $132K for single filers and under $194K for joint filters for 2016; under $133K for single filers and under $196K for joint filers for 2017) is eligible for a Roth IRA
Withdraw contributions at any time
Unlike a Traditional IRA, you may withdraw Roth IRA contributions tax- and penalty-free
Tax-free withdrawals on qualified distributions
Qualified distributions are tax- and penalty-free to both account holders and beneficiaries2
No required minimum distributions (RMDs)
No RMDs beginning at age 70½ for account holder
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