Tag - Beneficiary IRA Distributions

Be Prepared to Take Beneficiary IRA Distributions in 2023

In 2019, The SECURE Act changed the rules concerning the distributions from pre-tax Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) inherited through beneficiary designation (a so-called “Beneficiary IRA”). As with many such changes to the tax rules, this new rule took time to dissect and fill in “best guesses” for how the new law functioned where the statutory language was perhaps ambiguous.  It also took time for regulatory agencies like the IRS to weigh in on their interpretation of the rule. Fast forwarding...