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Michael Sciortino, Jr., CPA
1070-B W Causeway Approach
Mandeville, LA 70471
(985) 630-6108


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Financial Services from a Tax Perspective

No matter where you are financially, it’s important that you are taking steps to actively address the issues that managing wealth presents. 

I have found that there are 8 Wealth Management Issues that are most important to my clients and their families. Each of these issues is interrelated and acts like a balancing scale. If you make an adjustment to one issue, it affects the others.

It is critical that you have one Advisor who is knowledgeable about your complete financial picture, including your tax situation, so you can be given appropriate advice and recommendations. I will work with you to create an action plan that addresses these issues as you see fit.

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Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.

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By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.

 

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Term vs. Permanent Life Insurance

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Assess Your Life Insurance Needs

This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.

My Retirement Savings

Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.

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Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.

Federal Income Tax

Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.

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There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

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Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

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The Business Cycle

How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?

The Latte Lie and Other Myths

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Social Security: By the Numbers

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A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.

Surprise! You’ve Got Money!

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Don't Buy The Hype

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