Some thoughts about exercising wise stewardship.
Posts Tagged: charitable giving
Here are some things you should consider if you are charitably inclined this Holiday Season.
Donors give — and give more — when they are confident that their gifts will make a real difference.
There is a place for special trusts and foundations, but they can be expensive to set up and operate. There are many ways you can be charitable both in your own family and in your community.
Charitable planning requires careful reflection and making wise choices.
By creating a Charitable Remainder Trust (CRT) and selling assets low basis assets through it, a donor can reap dramatically increased income, get a nice income tax deduction, and benefit a favorite charity. Not a bad way to recover from an IRS-induced April 15 headache.
Here’s the Wall Street Journal’s perspective on the current opportunity for making charitable gifts of the required minimum distributions of your IRA.