Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Michael A. Chester at Mesa Verde Consulting, Inc., a tax and financial service company in Costa Mesa, California. We provide personalized services to meet your Accounting, Tax, and Financial Goals based on your needs, wants, and objectives.
Whether you require assistance with your financial and retirement needs, tax preparation, business consulting and planning, we will customize our services to your needs.
We have been serving Southern California for over 26 years and look forward to working with you through all stages of your life.
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What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
“Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams to Watch For
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
9 Facts About Social Security
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
Five phases to changing unhealthy behaviors.
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
There are four very good reasons to start investing. Do you know what they are?
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
When markets shift, experienced investors stick to their strategy.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.