Approved coins include gold coins or IRS approved precious metals or physical metals: gold, silver, platinum and palladium bars and coin types.

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Eligible Precious Metals IRA

IRA Approved Precious Metals


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  • Canadian Palladium Maple Leaf Coins
  • Various Palladium Bars and Rounds .9995

InEligible Precious Metals for IRA

Collectible coins or rare coins, including graded or certified coins, are not eligible for a Precious Metal IRA. The following is a list of precious metals that may not be included in a Precious Metal IRA.

  • Austrian Corona
  • U.S. Buffalo Proof
  • British Britannia
  • Belgian 20 Franc
  • Chilean 100 Peso
  • Dutch 10 Guilder
  • French 20 Franc
  • Hungarian 100 Korona
  • Italian 20 Lira
  • U.S. Liberty
  • Mexican 50 Peso
  • South African Krugerrand
  • Swiss 20 Franc
  • Collectible Coins or Rare Coins