About Paul Jacobs

Affiliation: Palisades Hudson Financial Group

Paul Jacobs, CFP®, EA, joined Palisades Hudson as an associate in Scarsdale in 2002. In 2006 he became a client service manager and transferred to Fort Lauderdale. In 2008 Paul moved to Atlanta, where he is presently the client service manager in charge, to establish the firm’s office there.

As chief investment officer and chairman of the firm’s investment committee, Paul directs a team of portfolio managers and associates focused on finding the most efficient and cost-effective ways to implement client portfolio strategies. He oversees more than $1 billion in client assets, including all aspects of investment strategy, portfolio management, due diligence, and manager selection.

Paul formerly served as the firm’s Chief Compliance Officer, and he has had extensive experience in the firm’s investment management and tax compliance practices. His additional responsibilities include developing and monitoring client portfolios, reviewing tax strategies and returns for clients, and developing comprehensive personal financial plans. He also has worked on client projects involving charitable planning, bookkeeping, retirement planning, and estate planning and administration.

Paul graduated from New York University’s Stern School of Business with degrees in finance and accounting. He is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® certificant, an Enrolled Agent and a member of the Financial Planning Association of Georgia.

Paul is the author or co-author of numerous Sentinel articles, including “Pay As You Go: Tax Rules Upon Expatriation” (June 2012), “Beware Mutual Funds Using Hedge Fund Strategies” (January 2012), “Is There A Bubble In The Bond Market?” (October 2010), “Should You Do A Roth IRA Conversion?” (February 2010), and “Private Equity In A Deleveraged World” (April 2009).

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