External Resources

Gary Lesser-Independent benefits consultant, author and software developer, expert witness

Nationally known consultant, author, educator, and speaker on retirement plans. He also provides marketing, sales, and technical support services to financial consultants, insurance agents, pension practitioners, investment managers, and financial institutions. www.garylesser.com

Hourly rates!

Expert Witness and Consultant on IRA Compliance and Administrative Procedures

James C. Lenaghan


Seminar/Training Providers and Speakers

Natalie B. Choate


Ed Slott


Barry Picker






Life and Death Planning

for Retirement Benefits.(book)

Written by Estate Planning Expert

Natalie B. Choate, who practices law in Boston, Massachusetts, with the firm of Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP. Her practice is limited to consulting on estate planning and retirement benefits matters. Her books Life and Death Planning for Retirement Benefits and The QPRT Manual are leading resources for estate planning professionals.

Provides the information practitioners need to deal with their clients' retirement benefits


Uncertainty is a Certainty: Fables for Fiduciaries. Written by Guerdon T. Ely, MBA, CFP, AIFA, ChFC who is a financial advisor with Ely Prudent Portfolios, LLC.  He works with clients in or near retirement and specializes in retirement distribution and fiduciary issues.

Explains fiduciary investing, as defined by the Uniform Prudent Investor Act (UPIA), in a common sense and entertaining manner. While the UPIA does not pertain directly to ERISA it powerfully affects the federal courts in their interpretation of it.


Inheriting an IRA: How to Create a Lifetime of Paychecks (Book)

Written by Michael J. Jones, CPA

Mike is a partner in Thompson Jones LLP. His tax consulting practice focuses on sophisticated wealth transfer strategy, trust and probate matters (both administration and controversy resolution), family business transitions, and taxpayer representation before the IRS.

Inheriting an IRA was inspired by everyday questions that Mike Jones, CPA, addresses about this crucial topic. Those questions come from IRA inheritors as well as from professionals in the fields of accounting, law, investment management, and philanthropy. It is written for IRA inheritors and their advisors to use together, because Mr. Jones has found that an informed IRA inheritor working together with a knowledgeable advisor consistently produces the best results www.InheritinganIRA.com

 General resources for Financial, Estate, Retirement Planning professionals.

Nicole Maholtz

415 Gallatin Circle, Irmo SC 29063

800.694.7624 Fax: 803.781.7868

Email: Nicole@pensworth.com
Web site: www.pensworth.com

Retirement Planning Software and Calculators


Retirement  and estate planning software and calculators. Email jane@brentmark.com


SEPP/72(t) Calculators and resources


Retirement planning software and calculators

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RetirementView Software – Professional Edition


Roth Conversion Optimizer Toolenter code

ARCPro100 for $100 discount

HodgenLaw (International Tax)

Visit their website for details about the services they offer http://hodgen.com/what-we-do/


Foreign Trusts

Real Estate


...and more

Regulatory and Other Information from the Government




U.S. Department of Labor Employee Benefits


Social Security Administration

IRS Publications

Publication 590

Individual Retirement Arrangements (IRAs)


Publication 560

Retirement Plans for Small Business


Publication 571

Tax-Sheltered Annuity Plans (403(b) Plans)


Publication 575

Pension and Annuity Income


Publication 939

General Rule for Pensions and Annuities


Publication 970

Tax Benefits for Education


Publication 3920

Tax Relief for Victims of Terrorist Attacks


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