Welcome to Cyntax
Welcome to our website, where you’ll find a wealth of information in the form of newsletter articles, calculators, and research reports. We have included links to specific sites to help you track your income tax refunds, and access IRS forms and publications. We have many of the most common forms listed in our Tax Library for immediate printing. Our Info Packet is ready for you to download to help you gather information needed for your tax return. The link at the bottom of this page will let you print a copy.
We hope your visit will help you understand the opportunities and potential rewards that are available when you take a proactive approach to your personal financial situation. We have created this website to help you gain a better understanding of the financial concepts behind tax planning, investing, retirement, estate planning, and wealth preservation. Most important, we hope you see the value of working with skilled professionals to pursue your financial goals.
We’re here to help educate you about the basic concepts of financial management; to help you learn more about who we are; and to give you fast, easy access to market performance data. We hope you take advantage of this resource and visit us often. Be sure to add our site to your list of "favorites" in your Internet browser. We frequently update our information, and we wouldn’t want you to miss any developments in the area of personal finance and income tax.
To check the status of your income tax refunds follow the links below:
Where is My Federal Refund?
Where Is My Alabama Refund?
2014 Information Packet
9 Facts About Retirement
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.