Roth IRA

Planning Ahead? Let Civic Bank help you start saving now for the future with a Roth IRA.

 

Roth IRA Features:

  • Contributions are made with after-tax dollars
  • Earnings are tax-free and penalty-free if you have participated in a Roth IRA for at least five years and you withdraw after the age of 59 1/2
  • Contributions can also continue past the age of 70 1/2, if you are still earning income.

Roth IRA Eligibility Requirements

  • There is no minimum age to open, as long as individual has earned income and files a tax return
  • Single individuals with a Modified Adjusted Gross Income of less than $112,000
  • Married Couples with a Modified Adjusted Gross Income of less than $178,000
  • Contribution Limits phase out for Modified Adjusted Gross Income between $112,000 and $127,000 for single individuals and between $178,000 and $188,000 for married couples filing jointly

Withdrawals

  • Earnings are tax-free if you withdraw after the age 59 1/2 and you have had the account for at least five years
  • No Required Minimum Distribution (RMD)
  • Maximum Annual Contributions Levels (for 2014 tax year)
  • $5,500 for single individuals up to age 50
  • $6,500 for individuals age 50 and over
  • $11,000 – $13,000 for married couples filing jointly ($5,500 maximum for each joint filer up to age 50. $6,500 for each, age 50 and over)