Starting a Self Directed IRA

Secure financial stability is something everyone hopes to achieve. With the roller coaster ride the stock market has been in past years, many people have become disenchanted with what traditional investments offer. However, they believe they are stuck having to invest in only theses types of assets When it comes to preparing for retirement and…


Self-Directed Gold IRA and Its Benefits

In these unstable times, the financial security of retirement funds is at the foremost of many people’s minds. Having an assurance of stability in the face of instability gives peace of mind to investors. The benefits of having gold or other IRA-approved precious metals as a part of a retirement plan are numerous and well-documented….


Control Your Retirement Future

With a self-directed IRA, you have the ability to be able to buy hard assets such as real estate, private loans, start up businesses and more. Since 2003, IRA Innovations has been a leader in helping clients accumulate wealth, tax deferred or tax free. We take pride in giving our clients the tools they need…


New Video: IRA Innovations Interviewed At Property Managers Meeting

  IRA Innovations recently attended the Central Regional Meeting of the National Association of Property Managers. Alex Osenenko, Chief Strategist for Fourandhalf.com the leading Internet Marketing Company for Property Managers spoke with Bill Gulas about self-direction and what this means to property managers, owners and investors. We were pleased to introduce the concept of self-directed…


IRS Updates Publication 590 For Individual Retirement Accounts

IRS Publication 590 has been updated and released by the IRS. This publication is directly related to Individual Retirement Arrangements and is used by CPAs and other tax preparers when filing federal income tax returns, as well as by IRA owners seeking answers to specific questions about how the IRS views these accounts. In addition…


Self-Directed IRAs and Property Management

Many of our clients invest in real estate with their Self-Directed IRAs. They are looking to capitalize on tax-deferred or, in the case of a ROTH IRA, tax-free income, cash flow, and the potential for future appreciation. When clients own real estate in an IRA for a long-term hold position, they frequently ask about the…


Understanding Fair Market Valuation Forms For Self-Directed IRAs

Custodians and Administrators of self-directed IRA accounts have begun sending out notices to clients regarding the 2013 Fair Market Valuation forms that are due back to their offices in January. A fair market valuation is used to assign or change the value of an asset. Plan Administrators are required to provide a year-end value as…


Would A SEP Make Sense For Your Self-Directed IRA?

One of the most common questions I get when I speak is, “How can I buy real estate or any expensive asset in my IRA when I am only allowed to contribute $5,500 each year?” There are several different types of IRA accounts that can be established to purchase real estate or any other investment…