Should the age for required minimum distributions from retirement accounts be raised?

Changes to the age for required minimum distributions from retirement accounts could be made after the 2018 mid-term elections, said Richard L. Kaplan, an internationally recognized expert on tax policy and retirement issues, and the Guy Raymond Jones Chair in Law at Illinois. Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

Editor’s note: To contact Richard L. Kaplan, 217-333-2499; email rkaplan@illinois.edu.

Source: Illinois NEWS BUREAU

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Should the age for required minimum distributions from retirement accounts be raised?
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Should the age for required minimum distributions from retirement accounts be raised?
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Richard L. Kaplan, the Guy Raymond Jones Chair in Law at Illinois, is an internationally recognized expert on U.S. tax policy and retirement issues. In an interview with News Bureau business and law editor Phil Ciciora, he discusses potential changes to when senior citizens must tap their retirement accounts.