From tax preparation to tax planning, we seek to help individuals and businesses to meet their unique needs.
From investing to retirement planning to insurance, we aim to create cohesive financial strategies that address all elements of your financial picture.
We will evaluate your current strategies, answer any questions you have, and help you adjust your plan as needed.
Connecting Taxation and Financial Services.
Often, a financial advisor and tax professional are the two most trusted professionals in one’s financial life. At Denise M. Knight & Associates LLC, our mission is to combine the two into one, using our specialized knowledge to help our clients achieve their individual financial goals. We work with a wide range of clients, whether they are business owners, families, or individuals at all stages of their career or approaching retirement.
As an independently managed firm, we are in a unique position: we can offer a wide array of services and products typically found at a large firm, but offer the personal care and communication of a small practice. We focus on building long-term client relationships by striving to make clients feel welcome and part of the family.Contact Us
Saving for College 101
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
Fixed or Variable Mortgage, Which Should You Pick?
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Keeping Up with the Joneses
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
Depending on the mom, the right Mother’s Day gift can run the gamut from flowers to flatscreens, but this year why not try something a little different: the gift of financial confidence. Whether making a household budget or planning for retirement, there’s probably a mom in your life who can use one of these gift ideas:
You work hard. You deserve a vacation, whether you go with family or friends or go solo. But what happens when your budget starts spiraling out of control? Here are five strategies to keep your dream vacation from turning into a nightmare.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
It's important to insure the life of a stay-at-home parent to protect the value they bring to the family.
Do you think of your spouse or life partner as your “better half”? If so, you know that your relationship is more than just two people meeting halfway. In a life partnership — and in the family that grows from it — the whole becomes greater than the sum of its parts.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
What does your home really cost?
Doing your research is key before buying a vacation home.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.