phel_ex2


Exhibit 2: Tools for Comprehensive Planning
These planning tools generate reports across many planning areas and generally are used by specialists.
Tool Capabilities Media Demo available? Contact
CCH Enteract Financial Planning Software Integrated and comprehensive; has client DataXchange with Prosystem fx Tax. Compatible with CCH Solutions for Financial Planning. CD-ROM Yes. www.cpa2biz.com ;
www.tax.cchgroup.com
CCH ViewPlan Advanced General estate planning and generation-skipping transfer tax software. CD-ROM Yes. www.cpa2biz.com ;
www.tax.cchgroup.com
Cheshire Financial Planning Suite Covers wealth creation, planning for major goals, insuring against loss of earnings, minimizing taxes and preserving wealth for future generations. Download Free; up to five hours of use. www.cheshire.com  
ExecPlan Plus Its comprehensive planning covers cash flow, tax, college, retirement and more. Download Free demo and tour. www.sawhney.com
Financial Canvas Model college funding, debt consolidation, 401(k) planning, retirement distribution strategies and many other functions. Download Web-based demo. www.advancedimpact.com  
Money Tree Suite Easy Money, Golden Years, Retirement Solutions (see exhibit 1 ), rolled up to work together. Download or CD-ROM Free CD-ROM by mail. www.moneytree.com  
NaviPlan Standard; NaviPlan Extended Standard, quick goal-based planning; Extended, comprehensive cash-based planning. Desktop; Web-based enterprise platforms. Free 30-day trial; CD-ROM download. www.naviplan.com  
PFP Notebook Generates a complete personal financial plan. Download Free. www.cpa2biz.com ;
www.brentmark.com  
PlanLabX3 Designed with middle-market clients in mind; covers cash flow, survivor needs at death and debt consolidation. Download Web-based demo. www.advancedimpact.com  
PlanningStation Both single-issue goal-based planning and comprehensive planning. Interactive, real-time, integrated. Browser-based. Free online. http://online.sungard.com  
WealthCreator Comprehensive; more than 40 calculations available. Download Free with registration. www.investorssource.com  
Wealth Planning Suite Covers wealth distribution, estate planning, family limited partnerships and annuity strategies. Download Web-based demo. www.advancedimpact.com  

SPONSORED REPORT

Why cybercriminals are targeting CPAs

This free report expands on the most commonly found scams, why education and specialized IT knowledge help to lessen security vulnerabilities, and why every firm should plan carefully for how it would respond to a breach.

PODCAST

How tax reform will impact individual taxpayers

Amy Wang, a CPA who is a senior technical manager for tax advocacy at the AICPA, answers to some of the most common questions on how the new tax reform law will impact individual taxpayers.