How To Use Your Individual 401(k) To Invest in Real Estate

December 5th, 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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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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Millennials Using Solo 401(k) Plan Loan Option to Enter Housing Market

June 1st, 2017

401(k) Plan loan feature helping first-time home buyers secure necessary funds to purchase a home IRA Financial Group, the leading provider of solo 401(k) plans for self-employed and small business owners, has seen a growing number of millennials who are first time home buyers using the 401(k) plan loan feature to purchase a home, according […]

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UDFI And Using A 401(k) Plan To Buy Real Estate

February 24th, 2017

One of the advantages of using retirement funds, such as a 401(k) plan, to make investments is that, in most cases, all income and gains from the investment will flow back to the 401(k) plan tax-deferred (or tax-free in the case of a Roth). This is because a 401(k) plan is exempt from tax pursuant […]

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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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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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Purchasing a House with a Solo 401k Plan

October 6th, 2016

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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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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How to Purchase Real Estate with a Self Directed 401k Plan

August 10th, 2016

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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With a Solo 401k Plan – Make High Contributions, Borrow up to $50,000, and Use Your Retirement Funds to Invest in Almost Anything

June 9th, 2016

In 1981, the IRS formally described the rules for 401k Plans. The Solo 401k Plan is an IRS approved type of qualified plan. The Solo 401k plan” is not a new type of plan. It is a traditional 401k plan covering only one employee. The plans have the same rules and requirements as any other […]

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