Distributions from Roth IRAs
Rules for distributions and withdrawals from Roth IRAs.
Other parts of this guide tell you how to get money into a Roth IRA, by way of
In this section of the guide we explain the rules for receiving distributions or
withdrawals from a Roth IRA.
This page gives you a quick look at the rules for distributions from Roth IRAs.
Tax-Free Roth IRA
This page tells you what requirements you have to meet in order to receive distributions
from your Roth IRA free of tax.
There's a special rules for distributions from a Roth IRA to a "first-time
homebuyer." Under this rule, you can be a first-time homebuyer even if you previously
owned a home. This page provides the details.
Taxable Roth IRA Distributions
Under certain circumstances, distributions from your Roth IRA will be taxable. This page
explains the rules for taxable distributions.
Distributions After a
Special rules apply to distributions after you've made a conversion from a traditional IRA
to a Roth IRA. Here's our explanation of those rules.
Inherited Roth IRA
There are some special distribution rules that apply to an inherited Roth IRA.
Here are the other topics in our Guide to the Roth IRA: