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Arthur S. Littlefield

Arthur S. Littlefield

Farm Succession and Estate Planning Strategy Specialist

About Art,

  • Passionately committed to working with farmers, land and agribusiness owners and their families to address succession, asset protection, and tax minimization concerns
  • A client-centric, holistic, and customized approach is used to thoroughly understand each family’s current and future generational objectives and goals
  • Strategies are developed to address on-farm / off-farm and multi-generation estate equalization issues
  • Proactively focused on the impact of current and future tax law changes to help protect each client’s legacy by providing advance notice and appropriate alternative solutions
  • Financial modeling is utilized to develop an understanding of the family’s current situation and to identify existing and possible future issues while also serving as a tool to demonstrate the likely impact when evaluating the scope of possible solutions
  • Original member – Lincoln Financial Advisors Agribusiness Services Group
  • Original member – Sagemark Consulting Private Wealth Services Select group of Lincoln’s financial advisors – Invitation Only
  • Last decade was the most rewarding - Assisting agribusiness clients
  • Graduate of Wittman Consulting’s “Train the Trainers” and “Advanced Train the Trainers” Programs for Farm Family Business Consultants. Dick Wittman, Idaho farmer, is a member of the Farm Journal Legacy Project Advisory Team; not affiliated with Lincoln Financial Advisors
  • More than 35 years of experience in the financial services industry
  • Holds Series 7, 63, and 66 Securities Registrations – 14 States
  • BA – DePauw University, Greencastle, IN
  • MBA – Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Lincoln Financial Advisors
1212 Banbury Circle
Naperville, IL 60540