Michael Maye

Michael Maye is the founder and president of MJM Financial Advisors (www.mjmfinadv.com), a registered investment advisory firm in Berkeley Heights, N.J. He is a member of the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) and has been a speaker covering tax topics at NAPFA's national and regional conferences. Maye has also been a frequent contributor to the Star Ledger of New Jersey's "Biz Brain" and "Get With the Plan" articles. In addition to NAPFA, he is a member of Financial Planning Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, New Jersey State Society of CPAs and the Estate Planning Council of Northern New Jersey.

Recent Articles By The Author

FSAs Still Worthwhile Under New Rules

FSAs Still Worthwhile Under New Rules

Nonprescription, over-the-counter drugs are no longer reimbursed, but FSAs retain some value.

Qualified Charitable Distributions Extended

Qualified Charitable Distributions Extended

Tax law passed in December extends the qualified charitable distributions rule through this year.

FSAs Still Worthwhile Under New Rules

FSAs Still Worthwhile Under New Rules

Nonprescription, over-the-counter drugs are no longer reimbursed, but FSAs retain some value.

Taxpayers Need to Arm Their Preparers

Taxpayers Need to Arm Their Preparers

Tax preparers won't always ask for every self-reported document. Be proactive or leave money on the table.

Tax-Efficient Investors Look to 'Asset Location'

Tax-Efficient Investors Look to 'Asset Location'

Look at putting asset classes and underlying investment vehicles where they will be most tax efficient.

Tax Reporting Rules Need $19B Solution

Tax Reporting Rules Need $19B Solution

Small-business owners' 1099 reporting will expand dramatically in 2012 unless Congress acts soon.

Skip the Checkbook in Giving Year-End Charity

Skip the Checkbook in Giving Year-End Charity

Donating qualifying highly appreciated securities can be rewarding spiritually and taxwise.

Cost Basis Reporting Role Shifting to Firms

Cost Basis Reporting Role Shifting to Firms

Don't fire up your shredder just yet, but taxpayer burdens for cost basis reporting will soon be lifting.

Converting IRAs Can Cost Relocating Retirees

Converting IRAs Can Cost Relocating Retirees

State income taxes are but one of many factors to evaluate when planning a Roth IRA conversion.

Run the Numbers on Itemized Deductions

Run the Numbers on Itemized Deductions

Keep an eye on the Alternative Minimum Tax and itemized deduction phase-out.