Darrel D. Shinn is Owner of Darrel Shinn Financial Services, an investment and tax service in Bradenton, FL. Darrel is a Registered Financial Consultant (RFC), Enrolled Agent (EA), Certified Tax Professional (CTP), a Registered Representative (Series 6), Investment Advisor Representative (series 65). He provides financial investment counseling to individuals needing retirement, college funds, home ownership or savings using mutual funds, managed money, life insurance and annuities. With over 50 years of experience in taxation, Darrel specializes in investments, tax counseling, and tax preparation with an emphasis on small businesses, corporations, partnerships and individuals. He represents clients before the IRS as a licensed Enrolled Agent (EA). Darrel was on the Board of Directors of the National Association of Tax Professionals for 9 years, a 25,000 member organization, and was National Secretary for 4 years. He has been President of the Arlington Kiwanis Club and now belongs to the Anna Maria Island, FL and Petoskey, MI Kiwanis Club. A 21-year veteran pilot with the U.S. Air Force, he understands the special needs of a military investor.