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Unlike those other pop-up tax prepares, we are here to assist you all year so you can count on us!

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Monday-Friday: 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed


You may drop off your paperwork at any time.
If we are closed, you may put your paperwork in a large envelope and drop it through our mail slot in the front door.
However, if you need to sit down and discuss your situation, please call to schedule an appointment.
Please DO NOT WAIT until the last minute!


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Tax Relief for Victims of Hurricane Irma:

For information on Extensions and Casualty Loss please use the "About" drop-down, select "Info, Forms, & Worksheets" and see "Tax Relief Information" 

or go to: https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/help-for-victims-of-hurricane-irma


Or as always, call us at the office for additional help. 

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 Overwhelmed by trying to keep up with your company's bookkeeping?

            Let us help you stay organized and track your company's progress.

Tired of wondering if you  missed out on tax deductions you're entitled to? 

           Every tax return is reviewed by Sylvia C. Presley, CFP®, EA, ATA.

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Your Financial Future

Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. But along with these challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.

Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions.

Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.

Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search my website, send me a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.

 

 We service the general Central Florida area and beyond.  Most of our clients are from Longwood, Altamonte Springs, Maitland, or Orlando area.  Our clients' industries include construction, retail, non-profits, just to name a few.
We specialize in various services including tax preparation, accounting, training, retirement planning, investments including IRA's, IRS Representation, and more!

Browse through out website to learn more!

 Investment and financial planning services are offered by Sylvia C. Presley through her affiliation with HD Vest.

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IRA Withdrawals that Escape the 10% Tax Penalty

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The Business Cycle

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The Anatomy of an Index

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Pay Yourself First

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Universal Life Insurance

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Social Security: Maximizing Benefits

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Long-Term-Care Needs

Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.

What Is My Life Expectancy?

Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.

What Is My Current Net Worth?

Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.

Impact of Taxes and Inflation

Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.

My Retirement Savings

Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.

A Look at Systematic Withdrawals

This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.

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Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

5 Smart Investing Principles

Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

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Social Security: By the Numbers

Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.

Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart

Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.

Emerging Market Opportunities

What are your options for investing in emerging markets?

Retirement Redefined

Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.

The Power of Compound Interest

Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.

Your DNA Test

If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.

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