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Next Event - March 14, 2018 Webinar hosted by Peterson Sullivan. Noon to 1 p.m.

" High Tax Free Compounded Returns: The Keys to Building Wealth and Accomplishing Significant Financial Planning" 

Jonathan G. Blattmachr, Esq., AEP® (Distinguished) and Jeff Glickman


Clients universally pursue investment strategies for the purpose of building wealth. Strategies often focus on obtaining high returns and minimizing income taxation.

This advanced presentation briefly discusses investment strategies, including a new methodology for obtaining high returns. It then explores how taxation erodes higher returns more than lower returns. It offers strategies for eliminating or reducing income taxation of returns and opportunities for tax-free compounding, which proves a key factor in building wealth.

Jonathan Blattmachr is a retired partner of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, LLP and of the Alaska, California and New York Bars. He is the author or co-author of nine books and over 500 articles on estate planning, tax and charitable topics.

Jeff Glickman is a renowned computer expert who holds approximately 50 patents in computer science including many that form the basics of what today is artificial intelligence. More important is that he has developed the first form of artificial super intelligence which has been described as constituting a diety here on earth.


To Register email Marcia Bartlett at info@epcseattle.org