Precious Metals Allowed in Your IRA

Precious Metals Allowed in Your IRA

Which Precious Metals Are Allowed In Your Precious Metals IRA?

Whichever of the leading gold ira companies you use, they should guide you on the precious metals allowed in your IRA, but the full list is here for your information, as well. This page consists of a comprehensive list of what metals are allowed in your precious metals  IRA.

main coins allowed in gold ira

GOLD ALLOWED

GOLD BULLION & COINS APPROVED BY IRS FOR INVESTMENT IN AN IRA

AMERICAN GOLD EAGLE COINS
AMERICAN GOLD BUFFALO COINS
AUSTRALIAN GOLD KANGAROO/NUGGET COINS
AUSTRIAN GOLD PHILHARMONIC COINS
CANADIAN GOLD MAPLE LEAF COINS
CREDIT SUISSE GOLD BARS
JOHNSON MATTHEY GOLD BULLION BAR
VALCAMBI GOLD COMBIBAR

silver coins allowed in IRA

SILVER ALLOWED

SILVER BULLION & COINS APPROVED BY IRS FOR INVESTMENT IN AN IRA

AMERICAN SILVER EAGLE COINS
AUSTRALIAN KOOKABURRA SILVER COINS
AUSTRIAN PHILHARMONIC SILVER COINS
CANADIAN SILVER MAPLE LEAF COINS
MEXICAN SILVER LIBERTAD COINS
JOHNSON MATTHEY SILVER BULLION BAR
ROYAL CANADIAN MINT SILVER BAR

PLATINUM & PALLADIUM ALLOWED

PLATINUM & PALLADIUM BULLION & COINS APPROVED BY IRS FOR INVESTMENT IN AN IRA

AMERICAN EAGLE PLATINUM BULLION COINS
AUSTRALIAN KOALA PLATINUM COINS
CANADIAN MAPLE LEAF PLATINUM COINS
ISLE OF MAN PLATINUM NOBLE COINS
CANADIAN PALLADIUM MAPLE LEAF COINS
RUSSIAN BALLERINA PALLADIUM COINS
BAIRD PALLADIUM BULLION BARS
CREDIT SUISSE PALLADIUM BARS

Precious Metals Not Allowed In An Ira

Below we have listed the different bullion and coins that, although popular, are not eligible for your retirement account, according to the IRS. If purchasing these coins, make sure you are doing so simply from a collectible view.

  • Austrian Corona
  • British Britannia coins
  • Chilean 100 Peso
  • Chinese Panda coins
  • Dutch 10 Guilder
  • Formula 1 Coins From Rosland Capital
  • French 20 Franc
  • French Napoleon coins
  • Israel Tower of David coins
  • Italian Lira coins
  • Mexican 50 Peso
  • Mexican Gold Peso coins
  • Russia’s George the Victorious coins
  • Somalia Elephant coins
  • South African Krugerrand coins
  • Swiss 20 Franc
  • Switzerland Vreneli coins
  • United Kingdom Sovereign coins
  • U.S. Buffalo Proof coins
  • U.S. Liberty coins
  • USSR Chevronet coins.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE – This list of coins and bullion is not exhaustive and therefore, when buying coins or bullion for your retirement account, only buy those listed at the top of this page in the section on coins & bullion that can be used