“The whole point of the IPS and DPS is readiness—being prepared for the uncomfortable.by Stephen A. Schwartz
As advisors, we are often asked tax centric questions by clients, starting with, Can I deduct this? and, If I sell this security, how will I be taxed? Or, simply, How much can I contribute into a tax-deferred vehicle such as a 401(k) or IRA?
While these are all wonderful questions that many individuals should ask, the hallmark of sound financial planning is to understand the impact taxes have on all aspects of financial decision-making.by Stephen A. Schwartz