If your goal is to:
Then you can:
And your benefits are:
Make a quick and easy gift.
|Simply write a check now, or give through our secure online process. ||An income tax deduction and immediate impact on us. |
|Avoid tax on capital gains. ||Contribute long-term appreciated stock or other securities. ||A charitable deduction plus no capital gains tax. |
|Defer a gift until after your lifetime. ||Put a bequest in your will (give us cash, specific property, or a share of the residue of your estate). ||Your donations are fully exempt from federal estate tax. |
|Avoid capital gains tax on the sale of a home or other real estate. ||Donate the real estate to us, or sell it to us at a bargain price. ||An income tax reduction plus reduction or elimination of capital gains tax. |
|Avoid the twofold taxation on IRA or other employee benefit plans. ||Name us as the beneficiary of the remainder of the retirement assets after your lifetime. ||It lets you leave your family other assets that carry less tax liability. |
|Give your personal residence or farm, but retain life use. ||Create a charitable gift of future interest, called a retained life estate. ||It gives you tax advantages plus use of the property. |
|Make a large gift with little cost to you. ||Contribute a life insurance policy you no longer need. ||Current and possibly future income tax deductions. |
Secure a fixed life income while avoiding market risks.
Create a charitable remainder annuity trust.
It gives you tax benefits and often boosts your rate of return.
|Give income from an asset for a period of years but retain the asset for yourself or your heirs. ||Create a charitable lead trust. ||Asset is returned to the donor or heirs with federal estate tax savings and income tax deductions for income donated. |
|Create a hedge against inflation over the long term. ||Create a charitable remainder unitrust. ||It pays you a variable income for life and gives you tax benefits. |
|Make a revocable gift during your lifetime. ||Name us as the beneficiary of assets in a living trust. ||Full control of the trust terms for your lifetime. |