Financial Planning and Advice Blog for Syracuse

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Five Strategies for Tax-Efficient Investing

By Sarah Flick March 10, 2021

Tax-efficient investing can be achieved in variety of ways. For example, you may be able to use losses within your investment portfolio to help offset realized gains. If your losses exceed your gains, you can typically offset up to $3,000 per year of the difference against ordinary income. After factoring in federal income and capital gains taxes, the alternative minimum tax, and possible state and local taxes, your investments' returns in any given year may be reduced by 40% or more. Here are five ways to potentially lower your tax bill.1 Keep on reading...

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How the Political Environment Can Create Market Volatility and Affect Investments

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By SEO January 19, 2021

It’s no secret that political events can affect markets and prices. Unlike other unpredictable events, like natural disasters, wars, and inclement weather, political goings-on are a constant source of market changes and adaptations. Why is this so, and what can investors do to protect themselves while maximizing their returns? HighPoint Advisors, LLC explores the relationship between the political environment and financial markets. (more…)...

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