renege on


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Verb1.renege on - fail to fulfill a promise or obligation; "She backed out of her promise"
countermand, repeal, rescind, revoke, annul, vacate, reverse, overturn, lift - cancel officially; "He revoked the ban on smoking"; "lift an embargo"; "vacate a death sentence"
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traditional 401 [k] or IRA) or a Roth IRA, given that Congress might renege on the tax-free treatment of Roth account withdrawals.
The second trend is the growing number of new hires who renege on their acceptances.
This article analyzes the decision to invest in a Roth IRA versus a traditional IRA, given the possibility that Congress might renege on the tax-free treatment of Roth accounts.