Indirect IRA Rollovers. Change is Coming
Indirect IRA Rollovers. Change is Coming A recent Tax Court ruling makes the use of indirect rollovers from one IRA to another a risky proposition. To ensure no trouble with the IRS, rollovers of this type should probably be handled directly by financial trustees. Here is what you need to know. Topline: When rolling over funds from one IRA to another (typically Traditional IRAs, Roth IRAs, SEP IRAs and Simple IRAs), it is best to use a direct rollover versus an indirect rollover. As confirmed in a recent tax court ruling, taxpayers are limited to ONE INDIRECT rollover per 12 months.