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Costa Mesa 

151 Kalmus Drive
Suite J3
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 881-1595

 
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Welcome

The goal of Capital Planning Group, LLC is to help individuals, families and businesses to achieve what matters most to them. We strive to assist them in the accumulation, preservation, growth and transfer of wealth. Gaining a deeper understanding of  each of our client's needs helps us to develop, implement and deliver sound thought out solutions.  These solutions are based on rigorous research, integrated planning, and expert personal guidance.

We focus on the needs of each client with total commitment, courtesy and respect. Understanding what matters most to those with whom we work is at the heart of our process.  We help people to identify and articulate what they want for themselves and their family today, and in the future. With that information in hand, we examine where they are now, and identify any ‘gaps’ that exist between what they want and what they have. The results of that preparation then becomes the foundation for much of the work we do on their behalf. We design the process to be unique to each client. This process captures and reflects their personal, family and business goals.  We take special care to honor their objectives, as well as philosophical perspectives. 

What matters most to you?

Please contact us; and let’s see how that single question can launch a journey of discovery towards your personal, as well as financial goals. This journey will include those who mean the most to you.

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Understanding Marginal Income Tax Brackets

An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.

Yours, Mine and Ours: Estate Strategies for Second Marriages

Yours, Mine and Ours: Estate Strategies for Second Marriages

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Making Sense Of A Home Warranty

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Will Power

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A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses

Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.

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This checklist can give you a quick snapshot of how prepared you are.

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A Look at Systematic Withdrawals

This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.

Bi-Weekly Payments

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Comparing Investments

This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.

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Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.

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Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.

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This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.

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5 Smart Investing Principles

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An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

Tax Management Strategies

Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.

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There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

Your Cash Flow Statement

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Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

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A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List

A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.

Jane Bond: Scaling the Ladder

Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.

When Do You Need a Will?

When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.

Acres of Diamonds

In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.

RE: Retirement

How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?

The Cycle of Investing

Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.

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