Tax issues present unique problems for divorcing couples as they have both immediate and long-term consequences. The information and tips Ms. Wall will provide can help divorce professionals avoid these tax obstacles. Andrew Samalin, president of ADFP
EAST NORTHPORT, NY (PRWEB) October 07, 2014
“Tax issues in divorce present unique problems for divorcing couples because they have both immediate and long-term consequences,” explains Andrew Samalin, president of ADFP. “The timely information and tips Ms. Wall will provide can help divorce professionals avoid these tax obstacles.”
Ms. Wall is the co-founder of the Women’s Institute for Financial Education (WIFE.org) and originator of the acclaimed Second Saturday program, “What Women Need to Know about Divorce”. A Certified Public Accountant, Certified Financial Planner™ and Certified Divorce Financial Analyst®, she specializes in helping people, especially women, through life transitions. “Women face tremendous challenges as they move through the various stages of their lives. Divorce may be one of those stages,” said Ms. Wall. “My goal is to connect women with the resources that can help them prosper and grow financially through every life stage and transition.”
Ms. Wall has authored eight books on personal finance, including The ABCs of Divorce for Women. She has been named one of the 250 top financial advisors in the country by Worth Magazine seven years running. A frequent speaker on the topic of women and money, she is a financial expert and columnist for TurboTax and has written for Divorce Magazine, Divorce360.com, iVillage.com, CNBS.com, and the General Electric Center for Financial Learning.
The 2014 Catalyst Conference at the Westin San Diego includes the ADFP Pre-Conference Institute on October 13 followed by two days of conference programming on October 14-15. The ADFP has also added one day of joint sessions with the Academy of Professional Family Mediators (APFM) on October 16 at the Coronado Island Marriott Resort & Spa. The annual Catalyst Conference offers comprehensive divorce financial planning education and the opportunity to network with leading divorce financial planning professionals. Continuing education (CE) credits are available for financial planners, accountants and CDFAs. Both ADFP members and non-members are welcome. For a complete agenda and online registration, visit the ADFP website, http://www.divorceandfinance.org or call 888-838-7773.
The ADFP is an interdisciplinary association of professionals who research and analyze personal and business financial issues, as well as tax implications, related to divorce. The association develops outreach programs, and training and continuing education opportunities for financial practitioners, allied divorce professionals and the general public. The organization plays a key role in policy making regarding divorce financial issues. The ADFP holds its members to high standards in professional and ethical protocols in the U.S., Canada and other countries. Comprehensive information on the ADFP can be found at http://www.divorceandfinance.org.