IB IRA deposit via transfer from another IB account?

Discussion in 'Retail Brokers' started by SideShowBob, Mar 13, 2006.

  1. Does anyone know if it's possible to make an IRA contribution (my 2005 contribution) by a transfer from my taxable IB account?
  2. GTC


    IB chat CSR says, "No". You have to withdraw out of your regular account, then properly deposit to your IRA clearly specifying it as a contribution for a certain year.