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Preparing for retirement is a life-long journey that demands solutions that can adapt to dynamic lifestyles and investment markets. That's why we are dedicated to providing investment management, tax-efficient strategies and strategic wealth planning to those in and near retirement. As a financial and tax advisory firm, our primary focus is to understand your current situation and future goals, review each situation for the impact on taxes, and provide personalized opinions that are designed to achieve long-term investment results. Simply put, we strive to be our clients’ trusted advisor.
With this highly skilled team in place, our goal is to help preserve your assets and help ensure your legacy. We provide you with a customized plan that takes into consideration your current portfolio as well as your unique financial goals. We’ll create a tailored, easy-to-understand plan that maps out step by step the path to your financial future.
With our complete 360 approach to tax and retirement planning, you’re in expert hands with Vivid Tax.
You have high standards, and so do we. We hold ourselves accountable to the high standards of the American Institute of CPAs, which sets ethical standards for our profession.
We work only for you – not a bank, brokerage firm, insurance company or mutual fund. Our recommendations are based upon what we feel is best for you, not what is best for a third-party provider.
Learn how tax-efficient strategies can help you keep more of your hard-earned retirement money.
Our specialized team of Tax Professionals and Financial Advisors can show you how you could manage your taxes in retirement.
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A fiduciary is a professional who is legally bound to serve the interest of his/her clients above all else. Most financial providers are not fiduciaries. Vivid Tax is a fiduciary and puts your best interest first. Always.
The most effective wealth management strategy is one that integrates and coordinates all forms of financial planning. That’s why your team at Vivid Tax will include tax and legal professionals, who work together to innovate a retirement plan from a tax-smart perspective.
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Federal employees have some of the best retirement benefits available. But the challenge is making sense of the many options and understanding the complex exceptions, provisions, and exclusions. That's why FFEBA helps educate federal employees about their unique benefits.
Because of our knowledge and expertise in federal employee benefits, we have been chosen by FFEBA as the local benefits specialist. For information about upcoming federal benefit seminars, contact us at 515-480-7593.
A Chartered Federal Employee Benefits Consultant (ChFEBCSM) is a prestigious designation for Financial Advisors, Tax Advisors, Attorneys, and certain employees of the Federal government, who have successfully completed an intensive training course and passed a rigorous examination covering all federal employee benefits. The training consists of a 16 module assignment curriculum.
Cameron McCarty, your local ChFEBCSM representative, is trained in all federal employee benefits including:
We are proud to hold this designation for the many Federal employees in the Des Moines area and the state of Iowa.
Securities and investment advisory services offered through Brokers International Financial Services, LLC. Member SIPC. Brokers International Financial Services, LLC does not provide tax or legal advice and is not affiliated with Vivid Tax Advisory Services, LLC. Vivid Tax Advisory Services, LLC is not affiliated or endorsed by the Social Security Administration or any government agency. © 2018 Vivid Tax Advisory Services, LLC.
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