Submitted by skghosh324-gmail.com on Thu, 2020-07-09 10:15 Forums: IRA Discussion ForumIS IRS stop recharacterization or change the law that no circumstances to recharacterize the converted IRA? Sumit Ghosh The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of Permalink Submitted by DMx on Thu, 2020-07-09 11:13 The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 prohibits the recharacterization of Roth conversions performed in 2018 and beyond, so recharacterizations of Roth conversions are no longer permitted under any circumstances. Alternate to Re-characterization Permalink Submitted by skghosh324-gmail.com on Fri, 2020-07-10 00:02 Since recharacterization is not possible, any alternate of it? or similar to it?ThanksSumit There is no alternative. Permalink Submitted by DMx on Fri, 2020-07-10 08:39 There is no alternative. Anything you might be able to do to reduce present taxable income, such as make a deductible traditional IRA contribution, you could do whether or not you did any Roth conversion.