Tax Reform – What Can You Change? What Must You Accept?

“God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, Courage to change the things I can, And wisdom to know the difference.” – Reinhold Niebuhr The above passage, which many will recognize as the abbreviated Serenity Prayer, was first penned by the theologian Reinhold Niebuhr for his Massachusetts congregation as early as 1934.* Coincidentally 1934 was also the year that President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed into law the Revenue Act of 1934, which raised marginal tax rates for individual Americans.** Earlier today President Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (Tax Reform). We think the best approach is to view today's tax reform in the spirit of Niebuhr’s prayer: Re

Bitcoin: A Framework for Its Potential

If someone tells you with great conviction that Bitcoin is a bubble, stop listening. They’ve lost credibility. If someone tells you with great conviction that Bitcoin is the currency of the future, stop listening. The truth is no one knows. Bitcoin today is a speculation. Some speculations, however, can be attractive wagers. For example, playing Blackjack with perfect card counting is a succession of speculations where the odds are stacked (slightly) in your favor. How then should we think about the Bitcoin bet? What Is Bitcoin Worth? Here is a simple framework for estimating the odds of Bitcoin’s success. Optimists see Bitcoin as a future currency (or store of value) that one day supplants

Featured Posts
Recent Posts
Archive
Search By Tags
Follow Us
  • LinkedIn Social Icon
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Grey LinkedIn Icon
  • Grey Twitter Icon

FIELDER CAPITAL GROUP LLC
535 FIFTH AVENUE, SUITE 602

NEW YORK, NEW YORK  10017

212.918.4844


Please see important disclosures in Fielder’s Form ADV Part 2A Disclosure Brochure and Part 2B Brochure Supplement. 

© 2020 by Fielder Capital Group LLC