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Taxes and Your Roth TSP Account

By on August 27, 2013 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Could funds in your Roth TSP be taxed when you withdraw them? The answer is “yes, if you are not careful.”

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TSP Examining Roth Conversion Option

By on January 10, 2013 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

The TSP is examining the possibility of adding a Roth conversion option for participants.

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Unraveling the Mysteries of Roth TSP

By on April 29, 2012 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

The author shares her opinion about the Roth TSP as well as some frequently asked questions and answers about it.

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Answering a Few Frequent Questions About a Roth TSP Account

By on April 23, 2012 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Are you considering utilizing the Roth option in your TSP? Here are answers to a few frequent questions from readers about how the Roth option will work.

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Roth Option Available in May for TSP Investors

By on April 11, 2012 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

When will the Roth option be available for TSP participants? For most readers, the start date will be May 7, 2012.

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The TSP Two-Step

By on April 10, 2012 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

The author outlines some methods you can use to determine if the upcoming Roth TSP option is right for you and your situation.

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Is the Roth TSP Right for Me?

By on March 20, 2012 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments

The author outlines the similarities and differences between the Roth TSP and the traditional TSP to help participants understand if the new Roth option is right for them.

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Considering The New TSP Roth Option

By on February 13, 2012 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

The TSP will begin offering a Roth option in during the second quarter (April – June) of this year. The author provides some considerations for investors when deciding whether or not to utilize this new option in their TSP accounts.

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Using the CSRS Voluntary Contribution Program to Max-Fund a Roth IRA

By on July 12, 2011 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Do you make “too much money” to qualify for a Roth IRA? CSRS and CSRS Offset federal employees have a unique benefit that can be used max-fund a Roth IRA.

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Mistakes to Avoid with Roth Conversions

By on June 1, 2011 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Should you do a Roth conversion to take advantage of the current tax rates which may be lower now than they are likely to be in the future? It may be a good idea but check out the details before you take action as your tax bill may be higher than you think.

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