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The Best Income Tax, Estate Tax, and Financial Planning Ideas

Aug. 29
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Pennsylvania Institute of CPAs
Philadelphia - Map it

CPE Credits



PICPA Member: $275 | Nonmember: $375

CLE Credit Add-On: $50

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Course No.
Basic course in individual income tax, Social Security, and estate planning
Accepted for CFP®, Insurance, and IRS credits.


Explore practical tax and financial planning ideas to help your clients save money. Identify strategies that are effective following estate and gift tax reform. Hear about the options available to baby boomers as they reach retirement. Understand life insurance for both income and estate planning.


  • The best new income tax and estate planning ideas, including the Trump plan
  • Major tax ideas for the current year
  • The changing Social Security landscape
  • Creative charitable giving strategies
  • Financial planning strategies
  • Maximizing retirement plan benefits
  • Using intentionally defective grantor trusts
  • How to use the whole family for tax savings
  • Life insurance
  • Up-to-the-minute ideas reflecting new tax law changes in cases, regulations, and rulings

This course is also available as a webcast.


Michael W. Valenti, CPA
Tax Manager
Radnor Financial Advisors LLC

Michael specializes in tax planning and compliance for high-net-worth individuals, and oversees the day-to-day operations of the tax department.

Prior to joining Radnor Financial Advisors, Michael worked in KPMG’s International Executive Services tax practice, and in the tax department at SunGard Data Systems.

Michael received both his Masters and Bachelor of Science degrees in Accounting from Penn State University.



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