Posted by Bud Branstetter on January 21, 2001 at 11:35:49:
Buying your own home in the ROTH would be self dealing. Second it would not be needed since ther is a lifetime exclusion big enough to handle most gain on the ultimate sale. Third, you could not then take the deduction on your personal taxes for interest and property taxes. Finally, as I commented below, there is not the privacy because they title it FBO your name.