The media is beginning to jump on the Roth 401(k) bandwagon - but whether it will take off with the investing public is a matter of some tax debate. At present, most experts believe those with the highest salaries will take part, The Wall Street Journal reports.

Expanding on the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001, the Internal Revenue Service's Treasury division issued a proposal on March 2, 2005 to expand the 401(k) retirement plan by adding a Roth feature to it.

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