Bringing Tax Professionals and Financial Advisors Together

It is common for people to focus on planning their financial future. They plan for retirement and save for major purchases. Unfortunately, taxes play a significant role in their savings and investment. Despite this, there is a disconnect between tax professionals and financial advisors. What can financial services firms do to bridge the gap between tax professionals and financial advisors to best serve their mutual clients?

“Advisors see the value of tax planning but aren’t sure how to do so. They feel limitations either because they’re not a CPA or their client already has a CPA, and they’re not sure where those boundaries are of not stepping on other people’s toes or crossing kind of professional lines.” ~ Steven Jarvis

In this episode, Steve talks with Steven Jarvis, CEO and Head CPA of Retirement Tax Services. In his role, Steven works with financial advisors to deliver massive value on tax planning through a year-round tax service model that keeps the advisor in control but leverages the team’s expertise. His goal is to help bridge the gap between tax professionals, financial advisors, and their mutual clients to reduce most people’s largest retirement expense – taxes.

Steven talks with Steve about how he built a company devoted to helping advisors who are committed to tax planning and preparation, what makes a successful partnership between a CPA and an advisor, and the importance of using technology and software to maximize efficiency, but how it cannot replace the experience and wisdom of an advisor.

Links

 Connect with our host

 Subscribe and stay in touch

The contents of any report published herein are for informational and educational purposes only. The articles are not to be construed as investment, tax, financial, accounting, or legal advice. Individuals should seek independent advice from a tax professional based on his or her individual circumstances.

The analysis contained in any publication published or otherwise disseminated by Buckingham Strategic Partners (BSP) on this site is based on the data available at the time of publication which may become outdated or otherwise superseded at any time without notice, and the opinions of BSP. Certain information contained therein is based upon third-party sources, which BSP believes to be reliable, but is not guaranteed for accuracy or completeness. Neither the SEC nor any other federal or state agency or non-U.S. commission has confirmed the accuracy or determined the adequacy of information published or disseminated by BSP. Any publication or dissemination of information to the contrary is unlawful. Each reader acknowledges the contents published or otherwise disseminated by BSP is the sole property of BSP and any reproduction or distribution of such information, in whole or in part, other than for its intended purpose with credit provided to BSP, is prohibited. BSP reserves the right to remove, alter, edit, or adapt any third-party content published, contributed, or subject to applicable law.

By clicking on any of the links within the articles on this site you acknowledge that they are solely for your convenience, and do not necessarily imply any affiliations, sponsorships, endorsements or representations whatsoever by us regarding third-party Web sites. We are not responsible for the content, availability or privacy policies of these sites, and shall not be responsible or liable for any information, opinions, advice, products or services available on or through them.