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Were Your Taxes a Costly Surprise This Year?

By Lineweaver Financial Group
May 02, 2019 Category: Taxes, Trump, Portfolio

Theres been a lot of confusion this year, as we all file for the first time under the New Trump Tax Law. Some people are finding that their returns are lower, or that deductions theyve always depended on have gone away. The biggest cause that we see for a lower return is a lack of tax strategy and planning in advance most strategies have to be in place by the end of the tax year not at filing time. There are estate planning implications as well for example, if youre considering a ROTH conversion, which can be a great strategy, there used to be q do-over period you had in case something happened after the fact, or if you changed your mind. However, thats no longer the case. There are two parts to this; 1) being proactive, and 2) investing for tax efficiency, because taxes have the ability to take the largest bite out of your portfolio and your returns, and, its important to remember that its not what you make its what you keep. That means working with a team to build a portfolio

What the Most Sweeping Tax Law in 30 Years Means for You

By Lineweaver Financial Group
October 15, 2018 Category: Quarterly Newsletter, Trump, Tax Law

By Mark Sipos The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 is the most sweeping change to the tax code in over 30 years. Understandingthese new tax laws and working proactively within them can save taxpayers thousands of dollars. We would like tohighlight the major changes of this new tax legislation and how it impacts individual taxpayers. President Trumps tax plan calls for maintaining the seven brackets found under the old law, however, the new lawreduces the rates 2-3% across the various bracket income levels. Its worth noting that the new tax brackets have dramatically increased the income levels within each bracket, so more of your taxable income will be taxed at lower tax rates! There are deductions to consider as well. Changes are coming for taxpayers who take the standard deduction and for those who itemize. The Trump tax plan increases the standard deduction to $12,000 (for individuals) and $24,000 (for married couples fling jointly), effectively doubling these standard deductions under

What do President Trump's Policies Mean for Your Finances

By Lineweaver Financial Group
May 25, 2017 Category: Trump, Policy, Finance

Every new administration brings new challenges and new opportunities. Six months into the Trump Administration, there hasnt been as much movement as we might have thought, but there are still some smart strategies you should keep in mind. First up, taxes. President Trump officially released his latest tax proposal in April. In it, he made a lot of suggestions. For example, hes suggesting a cut in the corporate tax rate, from 35% to 15%, and pass-through entities like corporations and LLCs would also qualify for the 15% tax rate. Hes also suggesting doubling the standard deduction, and reducing the number of tax brackets from 7 to 3 10%, 25%, and 35%. Hes also suggesting eliminating the federal estate tax, repealing the alternative minimum tax, and Net Investment Income Tax. In terms of repealing and replacing Obamacare, another major campaign promise, The American Health Care Act(AHCA), was proposed in the House of Representatives on March 6th but failed to make it to a vote March

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