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 Fed and How It Got That Way
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
Please Leave Home Without It
Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.
Donating Art: Taxation Abstraction
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
Technology tips to make your next trip even better.
Life insurance proceeds are generally tax-free. But not in all cases.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
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.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.