Arnold J. Hodes & Company CPAs PLLC
Certified Public Accountants & Business Consultants
Financial Tools

Should I refinance my mortgage? How much do I need to save for my child's college education? As accounting professionals, these are some of the questions that are posed to us on a daily basis. We are providing these interactive financial calculators and other tools to assist you with some of the day-to-day questions and concerns that may arise. While these financial tools are not a substitute for financial advice from a qualified professional, they can be used as a starting point in the decision making process.

Auto
Auto Rebate vs. Low Interest Financing, Bi-weekly Payments for an Auto Loan, Car Loan Calculator, Dealer Financing vs. Credit Union Financing, Home Equity Loan vs. Auto loan, Lease vs. Buy, More...
Business
Breakeven Analysis, Business Valuation - Discounted Cash Flow, Cash Flow Calculator, Commercial Loan Calculator, Equipment Buy vs. Lease, Financial Ratios, Profit Margin Calculator, Working Capital Needs, More...

Insurance
Comprehensive Life Insurance Analysis, Disability Insurance, Fixed Annuity Calculator, Health Savings Account (HSA) Contribution Calculator, Health Savings Account (HSA) vs. Traditional Health Plan, Health Savings Accounts (HSA) Employer Benefit, Immediate Annuity Calculator, Life Insurance Calculator, Long Term Care Calculator, Variable Annuity Calculator, More...

Investment
Asset Allocation Calculator, Compare Investment Fees, Future Contracts Calculator, Future Value Calculator, Investment Distributions, Investment Property Calculator, Lump Sum Annual Return Calculator, Lump Sum Future Value Calculator, Lump Sum Present Value Calculator, Municipal Bond Tax Equivalent Yield, Mutual Fund Expense Calculator, REIT Tax-Equivalent Distribution, Taxable vs. Tax Deferred vs. Tax Free Investment, More...

Loan
Alternative Payment Frequencies, Amortizing Loan Calculator, Balloon Loan Calculator, Debt Consolidation Calculator, Enhanced Loan Calculator, Existing Loan Calculator, Home Equity Line of Credit Calculator, Loan Comparison Calculator, More...

Mortgage
Adjustable Rate Mortgage Calculator, APR Calculator for Adjustable Rate Mortgages, ARM & Interest Only ARM vs. Fixed Rate Mortgage, Bi-weekly Payment Calculator, Bi-weekly Payments for an Existing Mortgage, Fixed Rate Mortgage vs. Interest Only Mortgage, Fixed Rate Mortgage vs. LIBOR ARM, Interest Only ARM Calculator, Interest Only Mortgage Calculator, Maximum Mortgage, Mortgage Comparison: 15 Years vs. 30 Years, Mortgage Loan Calculator, Mortgage Refinance Break Even, Refinance Interest Savings, More...

Personal Finance
Basic Calculator, Basic Financial Calculator, Checkbook Balancer, Credit Assessment, Home Budget Analysis, Life Expectancy, Net Worth, More...

Retirement
401(k) Calculator, 401(k) Savings with Profit Sharing, 401(k) Spend It or Save It Calculator, Beneficiary Required Minimum Distributions, Individual 401(k) Savings Calculator, IRA Spend It or Save It Calculator, Pension Plan Retirement Options, Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) for Current Year, Retirement Contribution Effects on Your Paycheck, Retirement Income, Retirement Nestegg Calculator, Retirement Pension Planner, Retirement Planner with Retirement Earnings, Roth 401(k) vs. Traditional 401(k), Roth 403(b) vs. Traditional 403(b), Roth IRA Calculator, Roth IRA Conversion with Distributions, Roth IRA vs. Traditional IRA, Roth vs. Traditional 401(k) and your Paycheck, Traditional IRA Calculator, More...

Savings
Benefit of Spending Less, Certificate of Deposit Calculator, College Savings, Compare Savings Rates, Compound Savings Calculator, Compounding and Your Return, Cool Million, Credit Union Certificate Ladder Calculator, Don't Delay Your Savings!, Emergency Savings Calculator, Savings Distribution Calculator, Savings Goals, Savings, Taxes, and Inflation, More...

Tax
1040 Tax Calculator, Earned Income Credit (EIC) Calculator, Estate Tax Planning, Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Calculator, Hourly Paycheck Calculator, Net to Gross Paycheck Calculator, Payroll Deductions Calculator, Self-Employment Tax Calculator, More...

Auto


Auto Rebate vs. Low Interest FinancingUse this calculator to help you determine whether you should take advantage of low interest financing or a manufacturer rebate.
Bi-weekly Payments for an Auto LoanThis calculator shows you possible savings by using an accelerated bi-weekly payment on your auto loan. This simple technique can shave time off your auto loan and could save you hundreds or even thousands of dollars in interest.
Car Loan CalculatorDetermine your car loan payment based on your purchase price or find out how much you can buy based on your monthly payment.
Dealer Financing vs. Credit Union FinancingUse this calculator to help you determine whether you should take advantage of low interest dealer financing or credit union financing combined with a manufacturer rebate.
Home Equity Loan vs. Auto loanUse this calculator to determine if a home equity loan makes sense for your next automobile purchase.
Lease vs. BuyShould you lease your next automobile or finance it? Find out with this calculator!
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Business


Breakeven AnalysisFind out how many and what price you must sell your product at to make a profit.
Business Valuation - Discounted Cash FlowThis tool calculates a business valuation based upon the discounted cash flow methodology - illustrating how changes in projected growth rates and capital assumptions impact the business Net Present Value.
Cash Flow CalculatorHaving adequate cash flow is essential to keep your business running. Use this calculator to help you determine the cash flow generated by your business.
Commercial Loan CalculatorUse this calculator to estimate your debt service coverage with a new loan. If your debt service coverage is high enough, including your new loan payment, you have a good chance of being approved.
Equipment Buy vs. LeaseShould you lease your equipment or finance it? Find out with this calculator!
Financial RatiosThis calculator helps you to zero in on areas of your business that may need attention. Areas such as solvency, liquidity, operational efficiency and profitability.
Profit Margin CalculatorThis calculator can help you determine the selling price for your products to achieve a desired profit margin.
Working Capital NeedsWorking capital essential to running your business. This calculator assists you in determining your working capital needs for the next year.
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Insurance


Comprehensive Life Insurance AnalysisHow much life insurance do you need? This comprehensive life calculator includes detailed net worth analysis, budgeting and college savings helps you find out.
Disability InsuranceUse this calculator to determine how much disability insurance you may need to cover expenses if you are unable to work due to illness or injury.
Fixed Annuity CalculatorA fixed annuity can provide a secure, tax-deferred investment. Use this calculator to see how a fixed annuity might fit into your retirement plan.
Health Savings Account (HSA) Contribution CalculatorThis Health Savings Account (HSA) calculator determines the amount you are allowed to deposit into an HSA account for the current tax year.
Health Savings Account (HSA) vs. Traditional Health PlanCompare an High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) with a Health Savings Account (HSA) to a traditional health plan.
Health Savings Accounts (HSA) Employer BenefitThis calculator helps estimate the value of creating a High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) with Heath Savings Accounts (HSA) for your employees.
Immediate Annuity CalculatorEstimate what your monthly payments might be from an immediate annuity.
Life Insurance CalculatorFind out how much life insurance you really need!
Long Term Care CalculatorLong term care is needed by those who can't perform the basic tasks required to take care of themselves. This calculator can help you determine if you are financially prepared for this impending expense.
Variable Annuity CalculatorHow can a variable annuity help you save for retirement? Use this calculator to find out.
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Investment


Asset Allocation CalculatorYour age, ability to tolerate risk and several other factors are used to calculate a desirable mix of stocks, bonds and cash.
Compare Investment FeesEven a small difference in the fees you pay on your investments can add up over time. Use this calculator to see how different fees impact your investment strategy!
Future Contracts CalculatorUse this calculator to determine the number of futures contracts you may wish to purchase based on your account equity and trading plan.
Future Value CalculatorUse this calculator to determine the future value of an investment which can include an initial deposit and a stream of periodic deposits.
Investment DistributionsThis calculator helps you determine either how long or how much periodic distributions can be taken out of an investment before it runs out.
Investment Property CalculatorAn investment property can be an excellent investment. This calculator is designed to examine the potential return you might receive from an investment property.
Lump Sum Annual Return CalculatorUse this calculator to determine the annual rate of return of known lump sum starting and ending amount.
Lump Sum Future Value CalculatorUse this calculator to determine the future value of a lump sum.
Lump Sum Present Value CalculatorUse this calculator to determine the present value of a future lump sum.
Municipal Bond Tax Equivalent YieldIncome generated from municipal bond coupon payments are not subject to federal income tax and often are exempt from state taxes. Use this calculator to estimate the tax-equivalent yield (TEY) for a municipal bond.
Mutual Fund Expense CalculatorThis calculator can help you analyze the costs associated with buying shares in a mutual fund. By entering a few pieces of information, found in your fund's prospectus, you can see the impact of fees and operating expenses on your investment.
REIT Tax-Equivalent DistributionThis calculator shows a REIT's hypothetical yield and how ROC impacts tax equivalent yield.
Taxable vs. Tax Deferred vs. Tax Free InvestmentThis calculator is designed to help compare a normal taxable investment, a tax deferred investment and tax-free investment.
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Loan


Alternative Payment FrequenciesUse this calculator to determine your payment or loan amount for different payment frequencies.
Amortizing Loan CalculatorEnter your desired payment - and let us calculate your loan amount. Or, enter in the loan amount and we will calculate your monthly payment!
Balloon Loan CalculatorA balloon loan can be an excellent option for many borrowers. Use this calculator to see how a balloon loan might work for you.
Debt Consolidation CalculatorShould you consolidate your debt? Use this calculator to find out.
Enhanced Loan CalculatorUse the slider controls to instantly change your monthly payment, loan amount, interest rate or term.
Existing Loan CalculatorUse this calculator to analyze one of your existing loans. Calculate your remaining balance based on the number of monthly payments you have remaining.
Home Equity Line of Credit CalculatorHow big of a home equity line of credit can you receive? Use this calculator to find out!
Loan Comparison CalculatorUse this calculator to sort through the monthly payments, fees and other costs when comparing loan options.
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Mortgage


Adjustable Rate Mortgage CalculatorThis calculator helps you to determine what your adjustable mortgage payments will be.
APR Calculator for Adjustable Rate MortgagesUse this calculator to find the APR on your adjustable rate mortgage.
ARM & Interest Only ARM vs. Fixed Rate MortgageUse this calculator to compare a fixed rate mortgage to two types of ARMs, a Fully Amortizing ARM and an Interest Only ARM.
Bi-weekly Payment CalculatorUsing bi-weekly payments can accelerate your mortgage payoff and save you thousands in interest. Use this calculator to compare a typical monthly payment schedule to an accelerated bi-weekly payment.
Bi-weekly Payments for an Existing MortgageThis calculator shows you the possible savings by starting to pay your current mortgage with bi-weekly payments, instead of monthly payments.
Fixed Rate Mortgage vs. Interest Only MortgageUse this calculator to compare a fixed rate mortgage to Interest Only Mortgage.
Fixed Rate Mortgage vs. LIBOR ARMUse this calculator to compare a fixed rate mortgage to a LIBOR ARM.
Interest Only ARM CalculatorInterest only mortgages can provide you with very low monthly payments, however you are not paying off any principal during the interest only period.
Interest Only Mortgage CalculatorUse this calculator to generate an amortization schedule for an interest only mortgage.
Maximum MortgageUse this calculator to determine your maximum mortgage and how different interest rates affect your how much you can borrow.
Mortgage Comparison: 15 Years vs. 30 YearsUse this calculator to compare these two mortgage terms, and let us help you decide which term is better for you.
Mortgage Loan CalculatorUse this calculator to determine your monthly payment and amortization schedule.
Mortgage Refinance Break EvenShould you refinance your mortgage? Use this calculator to determine when you will break even.
Refinance Interest SavingsUse this calculator to see how much interest you can save by refinancing your mortgage!
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Personal Finance


Basic CalculatorThis works just like a pocket calculator.
Basic Financial CalculatorThis works just like a pocket financial calculator. In addition to arithmetic it can also calculate present value, future value, payments or number or periods.
Checkbook BalancerBalance your checkbook with this quick and easy calculator.
Credit AssessmentHow is your credit? Use this calculator for a quick assessment!
Home Budget AnalysisAnalyze your budget, see where your money goes and find out where you can improve!
Life ExpectancyThis calculator can give you an idea of your life expectancy based on your current age, smoking habits, gender and several other important lifestyle choices.
Net WorthThis calculator helps you determine your net worth. It also estimates how your net worth could grow (or shrink!) over the next ten years.
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Retirement


401(k) CalculatorA 401(k) can be one of your best tools for creating a secure retirement. Use this calculator to see why this is a retirement savings plan you cannot afford to pass up.
401(k) Savings with Profit SharingUse this calculator to how a 401(k) with profit sharing plan can help you save for retirement..
401(k) Spend It or Save It CalculatorThere are several ways to manage your 401(k) when you leave an employer. Making the wrong decision can cost you thousands of dollars both in taxes and lost earnings.
Beneficiary Required Minimum DistributionsUse this calculator to determine your Required Minimum Distributions (RMD) as a beneficiary of a retirement account.
Individual 401(k) Savings CalculatorUse this calculator to see the benefits of an Individual 401(k) for the self-employed.
IRA Spend It or Save It CalculatorSpending your IRA before your retire can be a costly decision. See how taking your out IRA early could cost you thousands of dollars both in taxes and lost earnings.
Pension Plan Retirement OptionsUse this calculator to help decide between joint survivorship and single survivorship pension options.
Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) for Current YearUse this calculator to determine your Required Minimum Distributions (RMD) as an account owner of a retirement account for the current year.
Retirement Contribution Effects on Your PaycheckUse this calculator to see how increasing your contributions to a 401(k), 403(b) or 457 plan can affect your paycheck as well as your retirement.
Retirement IncomeUse this calculator to determine how much monthly income your retirement savings may provide you in your retirement.
Retirement Nestegg CalculatorDo you know how much it takes to create a secure retirement? Use this calculator to help determine what size your retirement nestegg should be.
Retirement Pension PlannerPlan your retirement with a company pension, find out if you are on track - and learn how to stay there.
Retirement Planner with Retirement EarningsPlan your retirement with pension and possible retirement employment income. Find out if you are on track - and learn how to stay there.
Roth 401(k) vs. Traditional 401(k)Use this calculator to determine which 401(k) contribution type might be right for you.
Roth 403(b) vs. Traditional 403(b)Use this calculator to determine which 403(b) contribution type might be right for you
Roth IRA CalculatorUse this calculator to compare the Roth IRA to an ordinary taxable investment.
Roth IRA Conversion with DistributionsUse this calculator to help determine how you can stretch out your retirement plan distributions for as long as possible.
Roth IRA vs. Traditional IRAUse this calculator to determine which IRA may be right for you.
Roth vs. Traditional 401(k) and your PaycheckSee how a Roth vs. Traditional 401(k) might affect your take home pay as well as your retirement savings.
Traditional IRA CalculatorHow can contributing to a regular IRA help you in your retirement?
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Savings


Benefit of Spending LessReducing your spending can be worth more than you might think. Use this calculator to see just how much your budget reductions may be worth.
Certificate of Deposit CalculatorUse this calculator to find out how much interest you can earn on a Certificate of Deposit (CD).
College SavingsUse this calculator to help develop or fine tune your education savings plan.
Compare Savings RatesEven a small difference in the interest you are paid on your savings can add up over time. Use this calculator to see how different savings rates can impact your savings strategy!
Compound Savings CalculatorFind out how consistent investments over a number of years can be an effective strategy to accumulate wealth.
Compounding and Your ReturnThis calculator demonstrates how compounding can affect your savings.
Cool MillionFind out when your savings plan may make you a millionaire!
Credit Union Certificate Ladder CalculatorUse this calculator to examine the benefits of investing in a series of Certificates with different maturities, also called a Certificate Ladder.
Don't Delay Your Savings!Waiting to begin your savings plan can have a huge impact on your results. This calculator helps show you how much postponing your savings plan can really cost.
Emergency Savings CalculatorThis calculator helps you determine how much emergency savings you may need, and how you can begin saving toward this important goal.
Savings Distribution CalculatorUse this calculator to determine savings balance after a series monthly, quarterly or annual withdrawals.
Savings GoalsWhat will it take to reach your savings goal? This financial calculator helps you find out.
Savings, Taxes, and InflationUse this calculator to determine how much your savings will be worth with these two important variables in mind.
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Tax


1040 Tax CalculatorEnter your filing status, income, deductions and credits and we will estimate your total tax. Based on your projected withholdings for the year, we can also estimate your tax refund or amount you may owe the IRS next April.
Earned Income Credit (EIC) CalculatorUse this calculator to determine if you qualify for the Earned Income Credit and if so, how much it might be worth.
Estate Tax PlanningKnowing your potential estate tax liability is a great place to start your estate tax plan. Use this calculator to estimate your estate tax liability.
Flexible Spending Account (FSA) CalculatorUse this calculator to see how participating in Flexible Spending Account (FSA) contributions can help you pay less tax, and increase your net take home pay.
Hourly Paycheck CalculatorUse this calculator to help you determine your paycheck for hourly wages.
Net to Gross Paycheck CalculatorDetermine the gross paycheck needed to provide a required net amount.
Payroll Deductions CalculatorUse this calculator to help you determine the impact of changing your payroll deductions.
Self-Employment Tax CalculatorIf you are self-employed, operate a farm or are a church employee use this calculator to determine your self-employment taxes for tax year 2016.
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