Active Tax Management by Matthew Johnson November 21, 2022
We at Aperio systematically tax-loss harvest throughout the year for our clients who have selected strategies with tax-loss harvesting, as we believe that realizing losses and avoiding (or deferring) realizing gains is usually economical. But should realizing gains always be avoided...
Active Tax Management by Lincoln Fleming November 3, 2022
For many people, the end of the year is a season for giving, a time to focus less on ourselves and more on our communities and the causes that are important to us. Many of us also find ourselves looking for ways to save on taxes at year-end...
Active Tax Management by Lisa Goldberg, Harrison Selwitz, & Simge Ulucam September 22, 2022
Diversification is a foundational principle of risk management. By deploying wealth across a range of securities, an investor becomes less susceptible to a disaster that may result from holding a concentrated portfolio. Historically, investors who had a large portion of their wealth invested in...
Tax Regime Change by Lincoln Fleming September 6, 2022
Ben Franklin once stated that “nothing is certain except death and taxes.” Clearly, he had never experienced a political environment like what we faced in 2021 and 2022—the revolving door of tax proposals meant there was very little certainty about taxes...
Values-Aligned Investing by Kirsten Meder August 9, 2022
Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently criticized S&P for removing his company from its ESG indexes, tweeting that “ESG is a scam” and that S&P Global Ratings has “lost their integrity.” Did S&P err, or was the removal warranted? Is Tesla a “good” company or a “bad” company from an ESG perspective? As with many issues, good or bad is in the eye of the beholder...
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