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.
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
The Cycle of Investing
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
How Income Taxes Work
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
A company's profits can be reinvested or paid out to the company’s shareholders as “dividends."
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Are Real Estate Investment Trusts right for your portfolio?
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
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.
Roth IRAs are tax advantaged in a different way from traditional IRAs.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.