Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Strategies for taking required minimum distributions

Older investors who must take minimum distributions from retirement plans should consider taking them from the smallest of multiple retirement accounts or taking the distribution in-kind if they don't need the cash, certified financial planner Gary Brooks writes. Another tip: Consider taking more than the required minimum in order to shrink a future tax bill, when income tax rates may be higher. Read the full article from The News Tribune (Tacoma, Wash.)

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