Originally engineered for "Nat King Cole." Mr. Cole said to the IRS, "it's extremely unfair that you take 84% of my money." (70% Federal, 14% California piggy-back)
Deferred Compensation Planning is under the jurisdiction of an International Tax Treaty. The only thing higher than an International Tax Treaty, is the Constitution of the United States.
This deferred compensation planning is strictly for U.S. Citizens who spend less money than they make. It's extremely attractive to affluent brokers, investors, entertainers, personalities, physicians, entrepreneurs, industrialists, key employees, senior executives, ...any highly compensated individuals or with commercial rights to income streams such as patents, royalties, rents, day trading, etc. any income stream.
The downside is that, you must have surplus income, greater than US$150,000 over your living expenses.
The objective is to defer Income Taxes on your "earned excess cash" over your requirements to live on. This planning when properly implemented by a qualified competent professional, will reduce your tax burden from 50% down to less than 10%. Once implemented, your plan will be able to utilize it's strategic tax treaty position to achieve certain other financial goals, all under the (legal) jurisdiction of the International Tax Treaty.
This Deferred Compensation Planning may be equated to your self directed IRA (Individual Retirement Account) or Self Employment Plan (SEP) or (KEOGH):
Depending on your life expectancy tables supplied by the IRS and your financial goals, this money may be Tax-Deferred over your life-time. If your "Income-Stream" qualifies, contact us directly. It requires careful drafting, attention and professional implementation. It's a legitimate, logical, and suitable method of tax deferral. Ultimately, these transactions are complex - one size does not fit all, not done over the internet, telephone, fax, Email, or snail-mail.
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