Only from an IRA and only to waive the 10% Early Withdrawal Penalty on up to 10,000.
So not from a 401k? I took out of my 401k for a first time home purchase thinking it would void the 10% penalty fee.
Sorry. IRS 401K plan Info. Scroll down and see the exceptions to the 10% Early Withdrawal Penalty
Wow, oops. thank you!