ABOUT FLORIDA WEALTH COUNSELING
Welcome to Florida Wealth Counseling. Florida Wealth Counseling, LLP Certified Public Accountants provides tax, accounting and consulting services led by partners Mary Jeanne Ludwig, CPA and Richard “Rick” Haughwout, CPA. Florida Wealth Counseling, LLC, is the marketing name for investment services* provided by Richard Haughwout, a Registered Representative*
Our Firm serves a diverse clientele which include the real estate and construction industries, estates and trusts, farming and other small businesses and individuals. We have experience preparing returns for U.S. citizens living abroad and U.S. Citizens owning foreign companies and foreign investments as well as foreign individuals with ownership in a U.S. Companies.
The Three Keys to a Great Password
Have fun and learn how to craft the perfect password with the help of this highly engaging infographic.
How Income Taxes Work
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
When Markets React
When markets shift, experienced investors stick to their strategy.
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Peer-to-peer payment apps are one of the newest ways to send money.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.