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Hello and thank you for using Just Answer. Unless you have a Roth IRA at 73 you are require to take annual minimum distributions from your IRA. Do you know if your IRS is a Roth IRA or Traditional IRA?
The $10,000 withdrawal from your IRA must be reported as taxable income on your federal income tax return. The $10,000 also must meet your minimum distribution from your IRA for 2009.
If you have $120,000 in your IRA for 2009 you must make a minimum distribution in the amount of $4,858 (120,000 / 24.7 = $4,858)