Capital Gains Tax Increasing for High Earners

As Congress continues to negotiate over budget and infrastructure legislation and key parts of President Biden’s domestic agenda advance, smart taxpayers will start planning for the potential tax code changes that will follow suit in order to finance the plan. (see my...

The New Hot Spam – Tax Scams

Technology has been rapidly evolving for several years now, even more since the Covid-19 pandemic began. Over the last year our dependence on emails, computers, phones, and various software programs to stay up to date with work and personal life has undoubtedly...

Future of Crypto

It seems the days of wondering if crypto is here to stay are becoming a thing of the past as signs are emerging that the cryptocurrencies and blockchain industry are consistently growing stronger. With the cryptocurrency space having gained so much interest, its...

Child Tax Credit 2021

With so many changes happening around us — school winding down, warmer temps, the ability to travel and see friends — one change that we’re keeping an eye on closely here at Lighthouse Financial Advisors are the changes to the Child Tax Credit (CTC).  For...

Maybe We Should Sweat The Small Stuff?

Coming off a whirlwind of a year in 2020, as we faced unprecedented circumstances, there were certainly a number of hard lessons learned as we sailed through unchartered territory. For many individuals, the biggest lesson was perhaps the realization that they simply...

Having a Plan And Sticking To It!

Things usually go right when we follow a recipe. Things quickly turn into a disaster when we improvise or add in things that don’t belong. Let’s add a little more of this and let’s forget this…unless its bacon which makes everything better.  2020 has been a year...

How a Biden Presidency Could Impact Your Taxes

As we head into the final week of the 2020 Presidential campaign it is important to examine how a Joe Biden victory could potentially impact your taxes in 2021 and beyond. Biden’s proposed strategy is to focus on the highest earners and particularly those that make...

In Lieu of a 2020 Client Party

AS WE NAVIGATE THROUGH THE CHANGING TIDES OF THIS PANDEMIC…OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU REMAINS THE SAME… After careful consideration and in light of the ongoing Coronavirus we are saddened to have to inform everyone that we are postponing the annual Client Appreciation...

Best Financial Tips for your 20’s

20 years old. A new adult. The first few years of adulthood, independence and individuality. So many new concepts and so many unknown paths beckoning the young adults to follow. In the age of internet and “infinite knowledge”, there is a large amount of bad advice out...