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      THOMAS V. MUELLER, CFP®

                  Benefit Planners & Company

                 Serving Customers Since 1974



             As financial professionals

          We assist with 401(k) Pension Profit

       Sharing Plan Exit Strategies ultimately

                          Reducing Taxes

                        Maximizing Wealth 

             Efficient Asset Transfer to Heirs

                Increase Retirement Income 

                                      _  

      We assist Business Owners Implement

    Benefit Strategies to keep Key Employees

          

                   



                                                                

               Empowering

Individuals, Families and Businesses

       to Plan Better Futures!



 

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