How to Annuitize an IRA

How to Annuitize an IRA

The minimum distribution rules present some challenges

Turning your individual retirement account into a stream of guaranteed retirement income poses challenges under the minimum distribution rules. The Internal Revenue Service is working to minimize those challenges (most recently by blessing longevity annuities) within the confines of Internal Revenue Code Section 401(a)(9).

Annuity vs. MRD 

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