Any contribution to a Roth IRA (or a traditional IRA) cannot be greater than the amount of earned income reported on your tax return for that year. Earned income is usually reported on line 2 of the W-2 you receive from your employer.
- Feel free to add this into the body of the article; the page is a work-in progress Blbarnitz 17:57, 17 July 2008 (UTC)
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An hypothetical example with actual numbers could be helpful to better understand distribution.
Blbarnitz 03:06, 10 December 2014 (CST)