While Roth IRAs are great in many respects (tax-free growth and tax-free withdrawals for qualified distributions) they can be confusing in other ways. This chart helps you answer some of the tougher aspects like:
What is the distribution hierarchy or ordering rules for Roth IRA assets?
What is the 5-year rule for Roth IRAs and when do that apply?
How can I avoid the 10% early withdrawal penalty on distributions?
Do you have to take a required minimum distribution from