Learn about different types of annuities and understand how they can become a valuable component of your retirement plan.
Is funding an HSA right for you? Learn how you can use this account to pay for a number of medical expenses in retirement.
Understand your path for rolling after-tax money in employer-sponsored plans to a Roth IRA and the rules that need to be considered to complete this transaction properly.
It’s best to approach tax-loss harvesting cautiously and keep your broader financial plan in mind when making any tax planning decisions.
If you’re investing in mutual funds at the end of the year, exercise extra care to avoid paying tax on gains that are earned internally by the fund.
Many people think it is a good idea to put their child’s name on the deed to their home, especially if one of the parents is deceased. Usually the motivation is…
Many clients have questions about when they need to withdraw money from their IRAs and what the rules are for Required Minimum Distributions (RMDs). Learn how to evaluate distribution options and avoid penalties that arise when RMDs are not met.
Why naming your Estate as your IRA Beneficiary may not be a good choice.
Learn how to make the final year before retirement worry-free by addressing key concerns, from budgeting to benefits.
In planning for retirement, how you save is just as important as how much you save. Learn how you can save tax-efficiently by diversifying your assets across accounts that are taxed differently.
The 10-year period before you retire can matter more to your retirement success than any other.
Since the majority of retirees take more than their RMD annually, new life expectancy tables should not have a significant impact.
Get familiar with the Alternative Minimum Tax and learn what triggers this part of the tax code.
It’s never too early to start planning for retirement. By setting a strategy— and sticking to it—you can help achieve your goal of financial independence sooner.
Learn how to weigh the benefits and drawbacks of taking a lump-sum cash payout from your pension plan.
Use these tips and strategies about spending, saving, and asset allocation to reach your retirement goals.
How to avoid taking a 50% tax penalty on your required minimum distributions (RMD) and how to correct missed RMDs.
The question of where to live in retirement is a very personal decision and the right answer will depend on many factors.
Are Qualified Charitable Distributions (QCD) Permitted from SEP IRA, SIMPLE IRA, 401(k) or 403(b) Accounts?
Qualified Charitable Distributions (QCDs) can be given from some accounts other than IRAs to eliminate tax on donations. Learn how to plan effectively to minimize future tax liability.
There are a few tax strategies for retirees that could increase your refund or at least help to trim the tax you owe.