Welcome to Williams Tax & Financial Services
Williams Tax & Financial Services is based in Los Alamitos, CA. We assist clients throughout the U.S. who want objectivity without any product/sales influence. Formed in CA in 1958.
Our Highest Priority is to create value and peace of mind for our cleints by offering the following comprehensive services:
- Tax Preparation and Audit Representation
- Portfolio Analysis*
- Assest Allocation Design*
- Investment Management*
- Stock Option Planning*
- Estate Planning
- Retirement Planning
- College Funding Strategies
- Educational Seminars
We recognize that our clients lead active and complex lives. They understand that managing their investments is more complicated and time-consuming than ever before. They acknowledge that working with specialized investment professionals* provides them with a level of confidence and security. Wealth accumulation and estate preservation includes coordinating our planning with tax, legal and insurance professionals. We follow a disciplined approach to balance risk and return, and believe that educating clients enables them to make informed decisions.
For more information on our firm, we invite you to explore our website, to call us at (562) 493-1533 or to email us. We look forward to discussing your personal needs and how we might provide tax planning investment advisory services and financial support to you.
*These services are offered by Steven Williams through his affiliation with HD Vest.
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Four Really Good Reasons to Invest
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Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
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Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
A look inside the U.S. government's statistics on household net worth.
Umbrella liability can be a fairly inexpensive way to help shelter current assets and future income from the unexpected.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.