Retirement Planning, Taxes, Estate Planning, Executives, Retirees, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

Retiring soon? 4 tax issues you may face

If you’re getting ready to retire, you’ll soon experience changes in your lifestyle and income sources that may have numerous tax implications. Here’s a brief rundown of four tax and financial issues you may deal with when you retire: Taking required minimum distributions. This is the minimum amount..........

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Maurice La Verdure
Maurice La Verdure

17 June, 2021

Retirement Planning, Taxes, Estate Planning, Executives, Retirees, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

Retiring soon? 4 tax issues you may face

If you’re getting ready to retire, you’ll soon experience changes in your lifestyle and income sources that may have numerous tax implications. Here’s a brief rundown of four tax and financial issues ..........

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Maurice La Verdure
Maurice La Verdure

17 June, 2021

Investing, Estate Planning, Tax Reform, Planning, Business Owners, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement, smallbusiness

Tax-favored ways to build up a college fund

If you’re a parent with a college-bound child, you may be concerned about being able to fund future tuition and other higher education costs. You want to take maximum advantage of tax benefits to mini..........

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Scott Henvey
Scott Henvey

17 June, 2021

Planning, Text Preparation Planning, Accounting Services, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

Sec. 529 vs. Roth IRA plans - Choosing a college savings tool

Many people assume that a Section 529 plan is the ideal college savings tool. But the Roth IRA can also help parents save for college expenses. This article reviews the strengths of each. For example,..........

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L&H CPAs
L&H CPAs

14 July, 2020

Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

How to make market volatility your friend

Maintaining positions in a well-diversified portfolio is the best response to market volatility. But there may be something else investors can do: Use falling prices as an investment opportunity. As t..........

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L&H CPAs
L&H CPAs

14 July, 2020

Business Owners & Entrepreneurs, Business Owners, Business Consulting, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

Naming a trustee - It's one of the most important decisoins of your life

One of the major decisions that need to be made when establishing a trust is who will act as trustee. This article talks about the responsibilities of the position as well as the qualities (such as pr..........

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L&H CPAs
L&H CPAs

14 July, 2020

Retirement Planning, Traditional IRA, Retirees, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

Planning for a tax-efficient retirement

As this article explains, tax planning for retirement is critical to ensuring that savings last. Retirees are urged to estimate cash needs, coordinate Social Security benefits with other income source..........

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L&H CPAs
L&H CPAs

14 July, 2020

Accounting Services, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

Substantiating charitable gifts Do you know the rules

Recently, the IRS issued charitable contribution substantiation regulations. To avoid costly mistakes, it’s important for philanthropic individuals to familiarize themselves with the rules. This artic..........

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L&H CPAs
L&H CPAs

14 July, 2020

Removing money from a qualified plan, Accounting Services, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

3 options if your term life insurance is expiring

A term life insurance policy can be a powerful, cost-effective tool for helping families meet their financial obligations following the death of a spouse or parent. But what happens when the term ends..........

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L&H CPAs
L&H CPAs

14 July, 2020

Accounting Services, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

Intrafamily loans offer family value

When children or other family members need financial assistance, it may be tempting to simply hand them a check. But as this short article argues, lending — rather than giving — money to loved ones of..........

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L&H CPAs
L&H CPAs

14 July, 2020

Accounting Services, Business Owners, Business Consulting, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

Every business owner needs an exit strategy

Business owners must monitor the cash flow and tax positions of their companies, while also looking out for their own personal financial futures. This article looks at how to lay the foundation for a ..........

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L&H CPAs
L&H CPAs

14 July, 2020

Accounting Services, Business Owners, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

Document storage solutions - Should you use an electronic filing cabinet

Traditionally, important financial and tax documents have been stored in paper form in a filing cabinet, fireproof safe or bank safe deposit box. But in the digital age, electronic document storage — ..........

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L&H CPAs
L&H CPAs

14 July, 2020

Investing, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

Raising financially responsible kids

Helping kids understand money when they’re young will help them develop sound financial habits that pay off when they’re adults. Discussions about money can start early, but need to be tailored to the..........

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L&H CPAs
L&H CPAs

14 July, 2020

Investing, Investment Advisory & Wealth Mangement

Is silence golden - The good and the bad of keeping your trust a secret

It’s common for parents to set aside money or other assets in trust for their children or grandchildren. At the same time, many parents agonize over the impact this wealth may have on their heirs. One..........

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L&H CPAs
L&H CPAs

14 July, 2020