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Advisors recommending Roth IRA conversions had better be prepared to answer these questions from clients: For years, you've told me that I should postpone income taxes on my retirement plan as long as possible. Now, you tell me I should do a Roth IRA conversion and pay all of the income tax immediately. Why do this Roth conversion? What's the payoff? Come 2010, there's no income limitation to stop

Advisors recommending Roth IRA conversions had better be prepared to answer these questions from clients: “For years, you've told me that I should postpone income taxes on my retirement plan as long as possible. Now, you tell me I should do a Roth IRA conversion and pay all of the income tax immediately. Why do this Roth conversion? What's the payoff?”

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