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Qualified Acquisition Cost

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Qualified Acquisition Cost

What is 'Qualified Acquisition Cost'

These are items, in the context of IRA withdrawls, that constitute penalty free withdrawls for an IRA owner who uses the assets to purchase a first home.

Explaining 'Qualified Acquisition Cost'

These include the following items:

- Costs of buying, building, or rebuilding a home.

- Any usual or reasonable settlement, financing, or other closing costs.


Additional Resources

  1. 26 U.s. Code ยง 143 [law.cornell.edu]
  2. 26 Cfr 6a.103a-2 [law.cornell.edu]
  3. 26 Cfr 1.181-1 [law.cornell.edu]
  4. The Economics Of Organization: The Transaction Cost Approach [www2.bc.edu]
  5. Cost And Economics [govdocs.rutgers.edu]
  6. Capitalization Policy And Depreciation Policy For Capital Assets [suny.edu]