Episode 19

Published on:

28th Dec 2021

Episode #19 - Last-Minute Tax Savings & a Good Cause

On Episode #19 of Personal Finance from the Hill-Top, Kyle mentions a unique opportunity to be able to deduct up to $600 ($300 for Single) from your taxes in 2021, even if you're taking the Standard Deduction (Single $12,550/MFJ $25,100).

He is also joined by Stephanie Boyer, Chief Executive Officer of reStart, an organization that provides support to Kansas City's homeless population with a continuum of housing services. Stephanie discusses her background, homelessness in Kansas City, some of the major causes of homelessness, and how reStart is working to help end homelessness. As CEO of reStart, Stephanie shares their biggest challenge and identifies what she believes are three keys to ending homelessness.

If you would like to make a donation to reStart check out their website.


$600 Tax Deduction for MFJ Standard Deduction,

Hillcrest Transitional Housing,

Kyle's Walk-up Song: Beers on Me by Dierks Bentley ft. Breland, and Hardy

reStart Inc.







Podcast Guest:

Stephanie Boyer, CEO - reStart Inc.




Podcast Host:

Kyle Hill, CFP® - Hill-Top Financial Planning, LLC




KCFAN (Kansas City Financial Advisors Network),

XY Planning Network (XYPN),


FEE-ONLY Network

CFP Board

*This podcast uses sounds from freesound: Dry Transition by Electroviolence , Metal Door Slam Shut by ecfike, and Scream by ngrib

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About the Podcast

Personal Finance from the Hill-Top
Personal Finance for Gen X, Y & Z
There are plenty of retirement podcasts out there, but how many personal finance podcasts are focused on the issues that younger generations face? Personal Finance from the Hill-Top (PFFTHT) cuts through the confusing industry lingo to make it easy to digest and understand. Your host, Kyle Hill, a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional and owner of Hill-Top Financial Planning, LLC (https://www.hilltopfp.com) dives into personal finance topics like: budgeting, saving, investing, student loans, insurance, taxes, and more. You'll get the information you need to know to help you make better financial decisions. You'll get interviews with industry experts. PFFTHT is on a mission to help grow generational financial independence. Join us today!

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Kyle Hill, CFP®

Kyle is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional and owner of Hill-Top Financial Planning, LLC, an independent financial planning firm that he started to help younger adults develop financial confidence and create a path to financial independence. He provides comprehensive financial planning and investment management services. With his subscription model (think Netflix for your finances) he's able to bring objective, Fee-Only advice to an underserved population, Younger Adults. He lives in Kansas City, MO with his wife, two boys, and two bassador dogs (Bubba & Charlie Gibson... yep, after the former news anchor!).