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Phone: 212 390 8918
Fax: 212 390 8913

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Tax-Free Insurance Upgrades

  How Can I Upgrade My Insurance — Tax-Free? Responding to the changing needs of consumers, the life insurance industry has developed some alternatives that go much further in satisfying a variety of financial needs and objectives than some of the more...

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Mutual Fund Profits

How Can I Keep More of My Mutual Fund Profits? Provisions in the tax code allow you to pay lower capital gains taxes on the sale of assets held more than one year. Short-term gains — those resulting from the sale of assets held for one year or less — are taxed as...

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Tax-Free Investments

Is There Such a Thing as a Tax-Free Investment? The simple answer to this question is “yes.” There are two main types: (1) municipal bonds and municipal bond mutual funds and (2) tax-free money market funds. Municipal bonds are issued by state and local governments in...

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Tax Strategies for Retirement Plans

What is the most tax-efficient way to take a distribution from a retirement plan? If you receive a distribution from a qualified retirement plan such as a 401(k), you need to consider whether to pay taxes now or to roll over the account to another tax-deferred plan. A...

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Tax-Advantaged Alternatives

What Tax-Advantaged Alternatives Do I Have? A strong savings program is essential for any sound financial strategy. We take Benjamin Franklin’s saying to heart, “A penny saved is a penny earned,” and we save our spare cash in savings accounts and certificates of...

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Tax Deductions

What tax deductions are still available to me? Tax reform measures are enacted frequently by Congress, which makes it hard for U.S. taxpayers to know which deductions are currently available to help lower their tax liability. Taxpayers may be able to take deductions...

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Tax-Advantaged Investments

How Can I Benefit from Tax-Advantaged Investments? For many people, tax-advantaged investing is an excellent way to reduce their income tax liability. And while many of the traditional tax-advantaged strategies have been eliminated, there are still alternatives left...

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Tax Deferral

What Is Tax Deferral? “Tax deferral” is a method of postponing the payment of income tax on currently earned investment income until the investor withdraws funds from the account. Tax deferral is encouraged by the government to stimulate long-term saving and...

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Withdrawing Before Age 59.5

What Happens If I Withdraw Money from My Tax-Deferred Investments Before Age 59½? Withdrawing taxable funds from a tax-deferred retirement account before age 59½ generally triggers a 10% federal income tax penalty, on top of any federal income taxes due....

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Retirement Plan Taxes

When Must Taxes Be Paid on IRA and Employer-Sponsored Retirement Funds? Traditional IRAs and most employer-sponsored retirement plans are tax-deferred accounts, which means they are typically funded with pre-tax or tax-deductible dollars. As a result, taxes are not...

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