With the possibility of future higher tax rates, investors may want to consider strategies that can be implemented now such as a Roth IRA conversion.
The CARES Act provides emergency assistance to those affected by the pandemic with a range of programs from expanded unemployment benefits to loans.
As the deadline approaches, there is still time for investors to reverse or recharacterize, a Roth IRA conversion.
A benefit of a Roth conversion is that investors may change their minds. An early start gives investors more time to assess the value of the strategy.
There is still time for investors to implement tax-smart strategies before the close of the year.
A Roth IRA conversion has a special provision that allows investors to undo the action. The deadline to reverse the action for 2015 tax year is approaching.