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Investing in what you know best is part of the power of a Self-Directed IRA. A truly Self-Directed IRA allows you to invest in assets that are alternatives of conventional stocks, bonds and mutual funds. These assets, which are also approved by the IRS, include real estate, notes, private placements, gold, natural resources and much more. Many types of IRA accounts (Traditional IRA, Roth IRA, Individual 401(k), SEP IRA and SIMPLE IRA) have the capability of being self-directed.

What we offer

At MidAtlantic IRA, we allow to you to invest in any asset that is permitted by the IRS. Some of your investment options include:

  • Real Estate
  • Notes
  • Private Stock
  • Precious Metals
  • Oil and Gas
  • Raw Land
  • and many other types

Tax Consequences for Gifting Assets

Because of the high exemption under the TCJA, few Americans have to worry about facing federal gift and estate tax liability in the next several years. But no matter your current net worth, it’s still important to be tax-smart when making lifetime gifts.

2018 Quarter 4 Tax Calendar

Kids back in school, the days getting shorter, pumpkin spice everything. It must be fall! For businesses, that means it’s time to begin year-end tax planning. It’s also time to think about the fourth quarter 2018 filing deadlines.

Back To School: Tax Breaks for Teachers

While it still feels like summer across most of the country, fall is almost here and students are returning to school. For many teachers, that also means the return of out-of-pocket classroom expenses. Fortunately, they can enjoy a tax deduction for some of these costs.

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About Us


MidAtlantic IRA, LLC is an IRA administration firm that offers a full range of Self-Directed IRA accounts including Traditional, Roth, SEP, Simple and Individual k Plans. Self-Directed IRAs from MidAtlantic IRA provide investors the freedom to invest their IRA monies in real estate, private stock placements, gold/silver, notes, oil/gas and other alternative investments. Started in 2004, MidAtlantic IRA is a growing firm dedicated to delivering superior service, educational opportunities and IRA administration to its clientele.

John “Jack” Kiley, CPA, CISP, Managing Partner

Jack KileyJohn “Jack” Kiley is a Certified Public Accountant, licensed in the State of Maryland. Jack has also earned the designation of CISP / Certified IRA Services Professional (Issued by the Institute of Certified Bankers). Jack is an entrepreneur, financial planner, real estate investor and a partner in MidAtlantic IRA, LLC. He is also principal in John Kiley CPA, LLC, a public accounting firm specializing in tax and small business accounting.

Jack brings over 30 years of experience in public accounting to the table. He has extensive knowledge in developing tax, retirement and financial planning strategies for high net worth individuals and closely held businesses. He spends his days educating potential clients about the ins & outs of self-direction along wth overseeing the “Trust” side of the business.

He is also the “technical” expert with regard to self-directing your IRA. Jack feels strongly about his clients’ having the ability to “self-direct” their retirement. Jack’s reputation for “speaking in plain English” regarding complex concepts gets him invited regularly to speak on these topics to groups across the country – and especially on the topic of self-direction.

His knowledge makes him the expert to turn to, particularly when a complex scenario is needed for the purchase of real estate, mortgages, leases and other cash flows that the IRS allows in an individual retirement plan. You can reach him by phone 240/575.3880 ext. 201 or via email, jack.kiley@midatlanticira.com.


Teddie Barnhart, Partner, Director of Marketing and Operations

Teddie Barnhart, a business owner and real estate investor, is a partner in MidAtlantic IRA, LLC and is in charge of Marketing and Operations. She is also Principal in Barnstorming Designs, Ltd — an award winning graphic design studio.

A graduate of Drexel University in Philadelphia, she also earned a Master’s Degree from the University of Baltimore. Teddie has over 25 years experience using her expertise in the areas of marketing, operations and information systems. She develops and implements the internal day-to-day operational systems, handles marketing and is in charge of compliance. Teddie can be reached at 240/575.3880 ext. 203 or via email at teddie.barnhart@midatlanticira.com.

DISCLAIMER: MidAtlantic IRA, LLC. does not render tax, legal, accounting, investment or other professional advice. If tax, legal, accounting, investment or other similar expert assistance is required, the services of a competent professional should be sought.