An effective tax strategy is a year-long process. It requires planning, evaluation and review. While eliminating taxes is nearly impossible, tax deferral strategies allow you to delay payment and lower your overall tax obligation. If you have a high net worth, are in a high-income bracket or intend to sell highly appreciated assets, you could owe a hefty tax bill unless you take steps to offset or lower your taxes.
Real estate is a potentially lucrative investment. If you’re like many investors, you might not be fully aware of the options available for increasing financial gains over the term of property ownership. Owning real estate can shelter some of your money from income taxes unless you lease it out. However, your investment also becomes a tax deduction.
In this informative webinar about the Deferred Sales Trust ™ and how Business Development can Accelerate your Growth, we interview Paul Brar, our new Director of Business Development, who discusses how to use a Deferred Sales Trust as a growth tool based on his previous experience in Asset Management.
You invest significant resources into growing your assets, understanding that risk is always involved. However, no matter your risk tolerance level, developing wealth preservation strategies is essential in maintaining financial health now and into the future.
Liquidity is a key concept in the investment world. As you acquire or sell assets, a critical consideration is how the asset, or its sale, will impact your short- and long-term financial health. Does it expose you to increased risk or protect your financial security? Does the asset generate a regular income, or can you convert it to cash quickly in an emergency?