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There are many self-directed IRA questions surrounding required minimum distributions (RMDs). The deadline for RMDs, or to establish separate accounts for beneficiaries of IRA holders who passed away in 2014 is December 31st, 2015. This article discusses four frequently asked questions about distributions. Keep in mind that these rules do not apply to self-directed Roth IRAs, as you will never be required to make distributions from a Roth account. The following rules apply to traditional, SEP, and SIMPLE IRAs.