Archive for the ‘Solo 401K Investments’ Category

IRA Financial Group Introduces New Solo 401(k) Plan Bitcoin Solution For Retirement Account Investors

October 5th, 2017

 Solo 401(k) Plan option offers retirement account holders the ability to trade or hold Bitcoins and other cryptocurrency without tax IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of Self-Directed IRA LLC and Solo 401(k) Plan solutions, is proud to announce the introduction of the Bitcoin Solo 401(k) Plan option to all retirement account holders. IRA Financial […]

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What You Need To Know About Cryptocurrencies And Taxes

July 19th, 2017

The following originally appeared on Forbes.com – For a growing number of investors, cryptocurrency is not only the future of money, but also an attractive and potentially profitable investment asset, though highly risky and volatile.  Bitcoin has become the public’s most visible and popular cryptocurrency and it is also among the oldest, having first emerged […]

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Tax-Free House Flipping with a Solo 401k

June 21st, 2017

Since the creation of the Solo 401(K) Plan back in the early 1980s, the IRS has always permitted a Solo 401(K) Plan to purchase, hold, or flip real estate.  By using a Solo 401(K) Plan, also known as a self-directed 401(K) Plan or Individual 401(K) Plan, to buy real estate, you will be able to […]

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IRA Financial Group Introduces New Cryptocurrency Solo 401(k) Plan with Checkbook Control Solution

June 13th, 2017

Cryptocurrency Solo 401(k) Plan solution will allow for tax-free treatment on bitcoin & other digital asset transactions using retirement funds. IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of self-directed IRA LLC and Solo 401(k) Plans is proud to announce the introduction of the cryptocurrency self-directed Solo 401(k) plan with checkbook control. The cryptocurrency Solo 401(k) plan […]

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How to Use Your 401k to Make Real Estate Investments

January 26th, 2017

Most people mistakenly believe that their 401(k) must be invested in bank CDs, the stock market, or mutual funds. Few Investors realize that the IRS has always permitted real estate to be held inside 401(k) retirement accounts. Investments in real estate with a Solo 401(k) are fully permissible under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act […]

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Updated Rules for Purchasing Coins with a Solo 401(k) Plan

January 5th, 2017

The IRS does not list the type of assets or investments that may be purchased with retirement funds, but does indicate which categories of assets or investments are not permitted. The categories of transactions that are not permitted to be purchased using a Solo 401(k) Plan can be found in Internal Revenue Code Sections 408 […]

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Trading Foreign Currency with Your Solo 401k

November 23rd, 2016

The foreign exchange market, also known as Forex, allows someone to exchange currencies around the world. Currency trading is one of the safest investments since fluctuations in the price of currency are very small (less than one cent per day). You can open and close positions in hours or hold them for as long as […]

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Is a Solo 401k Subject to the Same UBTI Rules as a Self Directed IRA?

October 12th, 2016

Yes and No. Like an IRA, the tax advantage of a Solo 401(k) Plan is that income is tax-free until distributed. In general, an exempt organization is not taxed on its income from an activity that is substantially related to the charitable, educational, or other purpose that is the basis for the organization’s exemption. Such […]

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What Can You Invest in with a Self Employed 401(k)?

August 31st, 2016

A Self-Employed 401(k), also known as a Solo 401(k) Plan, offers one the ability to use his or her retirement funds to make almost any type of investment on their own without requiring the consent of any custodian or person. The IRS and Department of Labor only describe the types of investments that are prohibited, […]

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Types of Investments You can Make with a Solo 401(k)

May 5th, 2016

A Solo 401(k) Plan offers one the ability to use his or her retirement funds to make almost any type of investment on their own without requiring the consent of any custodian or person. The IRS and Department of Labor only describe the types of investments that are prohibited, which are very few. The following […]

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