Roth Conversions, RMDs, Social Security, and Retirement Planning: Q&A #2231

July 30, 2022

Roth Conversions, RMDs, Social Security, and Retirement Planning: Q&A #2231

Jim and Chris sit down to discuss listeners questions relating to Roth conversions, RMDs, Social Security and retirement planning. (7:00) A Texan listener makes a comment about 1035 exchanges. (10:30) A listener from Seattle looks for quick clarification on a Roth conversion question. (14:50) George from New Jersey asks about how his wife should handle taking an inherited IRA RMD for last year...

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Social Security, Rollovers, Taxes, and FERS: Q&A #2221

May 21, 2022

Social Security, Rollovers, Taxes, and FERS: Q&A #2221

Jim and Chris sit down to discuss listener topics relating to Social Security, rollovers, taxes, and FERS. (9:40) A listener from North Dakota asks about what percentage of Social Security tax is being withheld from her paycheck. (12:30) George wonders if his brother, who didn’t initially pay into Social Security will be allowed to include additional years of work for Social Security...

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Survivor Benefits, WEP, Estate Tax, DAFs, and QLACs: Q&A #2203

January 15, 2022

Survivor Benefits, WEP, Estate Tax, DAFs, and QLACs: Q&A #2203

Jim and Chris discuss questions pertaining to Social Security survivor benefits, WEP, estate tax, donor advised funds (DAFs), and QLACs. (7:00) A Washington listener asks about how to claim a Social Security survivor benefit. (12:45) A Missouri listener looks for advice on determining the effects WEP will have on her and her husbands Social Security benefits. (24:45) George from California looks...

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Social Security, JWROS Accounts, TSPs, Inherited IRAs, and Backdoor Roth Contributions: Q&A #2143

October 23, 2021

Social Security, JWROS Accounts, TSPs, Inherited IRAs, and Backdoor Roth Contributions: Q&A #2143

Jim and Chris discuss questions relating to Social Security, JWROS accounts, TSPs, inherited IRAs, backdoor and converted Roth contributions. (9:45) A Wisconsin listener looks for clarification on Social Security Survivor benefits. (12:00) A listener from Arizona looks for advice on when to claim Social Security. (19:00) George from Indiana asks if there’s any advantage to delaying...

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Social Security, Roth Conversions, Pro-Rata Rules, and Lump-Sum Pensions: Q&A #2141

October 9, 2021

Social Security, Roth Conversions, Pro-Rata Rules, and Lump-Sum Pensions: Q&A #2141

Jim and Chris sit down to answer listeners questions relating to Social Security survivor benefits, Roth conversions, lump-sum pensions, and the pro-rata rule. (12:00) Georgette looks for clarification on the rules behind claiming an ex-spouses Social Security survivor benefit while delaying her own. (23:30 Preamble, 30:30 Question) A Californian listener asks for help on a accidental Roth...

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Jim Saulnier and Associates | 970-530-0556 | 506 East Mulberry Street, Fort Collins, Colorado 80524

Ed Slott Advisor recognition requires an advisor to be well versed on the rules and regulations regarding IRAs. The advisor must attend two live training sessions and pass two written exams annually to remain in the program. Jim Saulnier & Associates, LLC (“RIA Firm”) is a registered investment adviser located in Fort Collins, CO. Jim Saulnier & Associates, LLC may only transact business in those states in which it is registered, or qualifies for an exemption or exclusion from registration requirements. Current registered states: CA, CO, PA, TX, WA, IL Insurance products and services are offered and sold through James H. Saulnier, a Colorado licensed insurance producer, only in those states in which he is reciprocally licensed or qualifies for an exemption or exclusion from licensing requirements. Current reciprocal insurance licensing in these states: AZ, CA, CA, CN, FL, HI, IA, MA, MD, NY, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI, WY Click here for a more detailed disclosure.