Welcome to Ivana Liberatore CPA, CFP® & Associates
Successful financial planning* needs to be centered around you and your personal financial needs.
Planning for the future allows you to know where you're headed and feel confident in where you stand in relation to your goals and intentions.
At Ivana Liberatore CPA, CFP® & Associates, our mission is to help you create a plan to pursue your vision of the future using tax and financial planning strategies. As both a tax and financial planning+ firm, we are uniquely qualified to help you with all of your financial needs.
We will work with you, step by step, towards the destination of your goals through the creation of a financial plan+ with a tax efficient strategy personalized for you. We can provide valuable information and strategies to help you make important decisions during all of the many changes and milestones of life, such as:
- Planning for retirement
- Creating an estate plan
- Financing a college education
- Planning for special situations
- Managing family risk
- Starting a business
*These services are offered by both Ivana and Laura Liberatore through their affiliation with HD Vest Investment ServicesSM + This service provided by Ivana Liberatore through her affiliation with HD Vest Advisory ServicesSM.
Traditional vs. Roth IRA
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Trends in Charitable Giving
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
A Primer on Dividends
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
Estate strategies for millennials may sound like less of a concern than retirement, but young adults should prepare now.
Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Have you explored all your options when it comes to managing your taxable income?