Tag: Investment Management

Virtual Currency: Basic Concepts and Taxation Essentials

Virtual currencies represent an innovation in financial services, products and technology that has the potential to support a more efficient and transparent global commerce by proposing lower transaction costs and rapid availability of cash. In spite of the aforementioned benefits, before engaging in virtual currency transactions, investors should have a clear understanding of what they are, how they can be utilized and what are some of the tax ramifications to U.S. taxpayers. This article addresses a few of the basic concepts of virtual currencies, such as blockchain and mining, as well as how the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) treats the most common virtual currency transactions.

By |2021-07-16T13:27:07+00:00July 16th, 2021|Blog|0 Comments

Quarterly Review – First Quarter 2021

Capital markets provided mixed returns during the first quarter as value-style indices advanced, growth-style indices lagged and fixed income markets declined. A confluence of factors is creating both tailwinds and headwinds in the markets: Approved stimulus measures and proposed [...]

By |2021-04-22T14:36:21+00:00April 22nd, 2021|Quarterly Review|Comments Off on Quarterly Review – First Quarter 2021

Portfolio Basics: Asset Allocation, Time Horizon, Risk Tolerance and Diversification

Portfolio Basics: Asset Allocation, Time Horizon, Risk Tolerance and Diversification Investing can seem daunting at times for those that are just starting out. There are several concepts that need to be mastered to comprehend [...]

By |2021-02-19T22:59:03+00:00February 19th, 2021|Investing, Women of Clarity, Women Of Clarity|Comments Off on Portfolio Basics: Asset Allocation, Time Horizon, Risk Tolerance and Diversification

Quarterly Review – Fourth Quarter 2020

We would like to first acknowledge and offer our heartfelt condolences and thoughts to those that lost loved ones or suffered economic hardship during this ongoing pandemic. It was a year like no other. Winston Churchill once said, “If you [...]

By |2021-01-26T16:58:47+00:00January 26th, 2021|Quarterly Review|Comments Off on Quarterly Review – Fourth Quarter 2020

The Importance of U.S. Listed, UK Reporting Funds for U.S. Taxpayers in the UK

U.S. taxpayers living in the United Kingdom must carefully understand the impact of U.S. and UK tax laws on their investment portfolio. From a U.S. tax perspective, it is essential to invest using U.S. listed investments to avoid the complicated and tax costly U.S. passive foreign investment company (PFIC) tax regime. On the UK tax side, the HMRC reporting fund regulations further restricts tax-efficient options for U.S. taxpayers who are also UK tax residents.

By |2020-11-05T17:34:59+00:00November 5th, 2020|Whitepapers|0 Comments