April 6, 2023 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm


Sunsetting the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Find out how today’s environment sets up a perfect opportunity to review clients’ estate plans.

Brett Berg will explain:

  • The impact to clients’ retirement plans resulting from the SECURE 2.0 Act
  • The imminent changes with the sunsetting of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017
  • The opportunities that exist now for clients, while there is still time.

Find a new client-approved piece that highlights why clients should care about what the sunsetting of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will mean to clients on the Trimester Sales Strategies site.

Brett Berg, J.D.,* LL.M., CLU®, ChFC®
Brett Berg, J.D.,* LL.M., CLU®, ChFC®
Vice President, Advanced Planning
Prudential Financial, Inc.

Brett Berg brings more than 21 years in Advanced Planning. Brett has led the Prudential team and is an industry thought leader and accomplished public speaker in the advanced markets space. He has deep expertise in estate, charitable, wealth transfer, and retirement strategies, as well as in practice management.

Prior to joining Prudential, Brett was a key player in advanced markets, spending several years at Nationwide, before switching roles to lead the Advanced Marketing team at The Hartford.

Brett received his B.A. from Bradley University, his law degree from Creighton University, and his LL.M. (Taxation) from Capital University.

Specialties: Estate, Business, and Charitable Giving Strategies.

Donna M. Scalaro, JD*
Donna M. Scalaro, JD*
VP, Advanced Planning, Individual Solutions Group

Donna Scalaro is a Vice President in the Advanced Planning Group of Prudential. In this role she consults with Prudential’s sales force and distribution partners to provide technical knowledge and support for life insurance sales and marketing in the areas of estate, business, charitable, wealth transfer and retirement planning.

Donna joined Prudential in January of 2013 through the acquisition of The Hartford’s individual life division by Prudential. Prior to that, Donna had been a Director with The Hartford’s Advanced Markets group beginning in 1996. Before joining The Hartford, Donna was a practicing attorney in law firms in Connecticut for nine years, specializing in estate planning, estate settlement and elderlaw.

A graduate of Hofstra University School of Law in Hempstead, New York, Donna was cited as the distinguished graduating law school student who achieved excellence in Wills, Trusts and Estates. She completed her undergraduate work at Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, Connecticut, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, Summa Cum Laude and ranked number one in her major. She is admitted to the bar in Connecticut.

*Not in the practice of law for Prudential