4 Ways Taxes Could Burst Your Retirement Bubble (and What You Can Do About Them)

Making your retirement plan more tax efficient now, says financial planner Shawn Mueller, can potentially save you some big tax headaches (and bills!) later.

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When people think about retirement planning, they tend to put their focus on saving and investing so they have a nice nest egg when they quit working. And that’s a great place to start. But it’s also important to pay attention to how taxes affect your retirement savings and any other sources of income you’ll tap into once you reach retirement.

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Shawn Mueller
Owner, Mueller Retirement Planning

Shawn Mueller is a Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor (CRPC) and financial planner as well as the owner of Michigan-based Mueller Retirement Planning. His mission is to give his clients targeted, comprehensive financial advice with the highest level of personal service and professional integrity. Muelle­­­­­­r passed the Series 7 and Series 66 securities exams and has his life, health and annuity insurance licenses.