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.
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Emerging Market Opportunities
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Systematic Withdrawals in Retirement
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
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Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
If you have a 401(k) with a former employer, you may want to consider an IRA rollover.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
What does your home really cost?