Innovative Tax Strategies for Entrepreneurs with Geoffrey Dietrich, USMA ‘00

Jan 10, 2022 | 10X Vets, USMA

“The most important thing you know is what you don’t know…we present opportunities to people. We look at the law, we look at the code, and we say here’s something you could do that will have this impact.” 

– Geoffrey Dietrich (USMA ‘00)

Geoffrey Dietrich (USMA ‘00) is a full-time Managing Partner of Cantley Dietrich, PC, a national boutique law firm of experienced tax attorneys servicing high net-worth individuals. Geoff helps high-net-worth advisory teams legally protect their client’s wealth and assets by minimizing tax liabilities through advanced innovative, compliant tax planning. Prior to his law career, Geoff graduated from West Point with a degree in Chinese and served in the Infantry division. Geoff is also a 10X Vets member. It’s great to have a tax attorney in our network!

In this episode, we discuss:

  • How a constitutional law class at West Point inspired Geoff’s law career
  • Why it’s important to find your passion
  • What made Geoff decide to specialize in tax law 
  • Why Geoff enjoys working with entrepreneurs
  • Tips on the best tax savings strategies

Geoff also shares his experiences serving in the military, how law school taught him how to think, and how Cantley Dietrich came to be. We also discuss why his ideal clients are like-minded individuals and how to know when you need to talk to a wealth manager in addition to your CPA. We learned a lot from the tax savings strategies he shared and enjoyed hearing some of his goals for 2022, which include winning a government contract. We’re grateful for Geoff’s expert insights and hope our conversation inspires you to pursue what you’re most passionate about.

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Special thanks to Geoff for joining me this week. Until next time!

– Scott Mackes, USNA ’01

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