Welcome to Hahn & Associates! We are Certified Public Accountants with two locations to serve you, Old Town Alexandria and City of Falls Church.
Welcome to our Web site, where you’ll find a wealth of information in the form of newsletter articles, calculators, and research reports.
We hope your visit will help you understand the opportunities and potential rewards that are available when you take a proactive approach to your personal financial situation. We have created this Web site to help you gain a better understanding of the financial concepts behind insurance, investing*, retirement, estate planning, and wealth preservation. Most important, we hope you see the value of working with skilled professionals to pursue your financial goals.
We’re here to help educate you about the basic concepts of financial management*; to help you learn more about who we are; and to give you fast, easy access to market performance data. We hope you take advantage of this resource and visit us often. Be sure to add our site to your list of "favorites" in your Internet browser. We frequently update our information, and we wouldn’t want you to miss any developments in the area of personal finance.
*These services are offered through Thomas Hahn through his affiliation with H.D. Vest Investment ServicesSM and H.D. Vest Advisory ServicesSM.
Retiring the 4% Rule
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
A Penny Saved is Two Pennies Earned
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime, and those we love may suffer if we are not prepared.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: right now.