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Is it worth it to convert your traditional IRA to a Roth?

John Yeigh
Is it worth it to convert your traditional IRA to a Roth?

This year, however, Americans with substantial retirement accounts might also want to try another form of bracketology: studying the 2017 tax law—and asking whether it offers a unique opportunity to convert hefty amounts of traditional IRA money to a Roth IRA. For most middle-income Americans, the 2017 tax law lowered their marginal income-tax rates by three or 4 percentage points. How does all this affect Roth conversions?