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Mary Rae Fouts, EA has extensive professional credentials and 31 years of experience assisting clients throughout the United States.  Mary addresses and helps resolve technical and complex client concerns involving:

  • Tax Preparation, Tax Planningand IRS and State Taxing Authority Audit Matters
  • Insurance Matters, Including Employee Benefit Matters
  • Annuity Matters
  • Expert Witness Services for Litigation, Divorce, and Arbitration Proceedings.

    Impeccable Professional Credentials

As a federally-licensed Enrolled Agent, Mary has met the rigorous licensing requirements established by the United States Department of the Treasury.  Mary holds numerous insurance licenses through the California Department of Insurance.  She is one of the select few Life and Disability Insurance Analysts licensed by the Department of Insurance.

Mary is a fully-licensed Life Insurance Agent, holding both Life-Only Agent, and Life Agent - Accident and Health Agent insurance licenses.  She is also a licensed Casualty Broker-Insurance Agent and a licensed Property Broker-Insurance Agent.

Prior to founding Fouts Financial Group in 1999, Mary held various positions with large, multi-line insurance companies.  She is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
  

Meet Mary Rae Fouts, EA
Bringing 31 Years of Professional Experience to Clients

Personal Interests

Mary maintains a passion for knowledge and the arts, fueling her lifelong love of learning, reading, art, and music.  A fan of many literary genres, she especially enjoys reading about American history from the Pre-Revolutionary War era through the Civil War and Reconstruction periods, crime fiction, and novels detailing human lives and experiences.  Mary enjoys sewing.  She is an avid crossword puzzler and Scrabble player.
Mary collects Disney memorabilia, with particular fondness for the lovable donkey Eeyore.  She is passionate about cooking and baking, and enjoys learning about and collecting wine.  Mary particularly enjoys sourdough baking, baking bread, rolls, pizza, and cake with her sourdough starter. 
Mary also likes to garden.  To conserve Earth's precious water, when possible Mary uses recycled water and and recycled greywater (from washing dishes and clothes) for watering her gardens.  A weather enthusiast, Mary enjoys collecting and analyzing data from her Backyard Weather Station.  She lives in beautiful Pleasant Hill, California with her best-husband-in-the-world Jim and Faithful Canine Companions Husky-Malamute mix Sid and Chow Chow-Pomeranian mix Lexi.

Mary welcomes your call or email to discusss your concerns.  Thanks for stopping by!