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Mark Hoffman, LifeYield CEO writes about Tax-Loss Harvesting in the Family Wealth Report

By Mark Hoffman | March 27, 2018 | Portfolio Advantage

Tax-loss harvesting is amateur hour”

The article, Tax-Loss Harvesting Does Not Gather Enough Retirement Fruit, describes how tax-loss harvesting offers limited benefit for investors. Mark Hoffman, LifeYield CEO, provides compelling evidence to illustrate the significant advantages of leveraging tax-smart Asset Location strategies versus tax-loss harvesting.

Hoffman suggests, “Looking at investments in various accounts without any tax-efficient coordination hurts investors. This is amateur hour and does not support a goals-based wealth management plan. A coordinated, tax-smart, asset location implementation plan can help improve after-tax outcomes by 33 percent.”

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About LifeYield
LifeYield (, creators of the Taxficient Score®, is the industry innovator and leader in facilitating tax-smart, risk-smart household portfolio management. LifeYield's Advantage Suite® enables financial advisors to provide a comprehensive, tax-aware view of a client's entire investment and insurance portfolio, including easy-to-use tools to engage clients so they make and keep more money, and achieve their financial goals.
Based in Boston and founded by finance and technology industry leaders, LifeYield believes that by leveraging digitally enhanced advice advisors can improve investor outcomes and enhance the value and experience of support goals-based wealth management strategies.
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