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GIFTS OF REMEMBRANCE GIFTS AS BEQUESTS
The Land Education Foundation wish to acknowledge the benefactors for their contributions honoring the memory of a loved one, friend or bussiness associate. Contributions may also be made by donors as Bequests to recognize, honor or show appreciation to clients, friends, associates for their dedication and supportof the “Land”

 

TYPE OF GIFT BENEFITS TO DONOR VALUE TO LEF
OUTRIGHT GIFTS
Cash Gifts Tax deduction on entire value of cash gift Immediate financial benefits give LEF the benefit of having the money almost immediately to sopport whatever purpose the donor may choose.
Stock Gifts Donor receives a tax deduction on current fair market value of the stock, not their basis. By donating the stock, the donor can avoid capital gains tax on the apprteciation in value. Immediate receipt of the stock by LEF at the fair market value at the date of the gift.
Appreciated Property Donor receives a tax deduction on current fair market value of the appreciated property, not their basis. By donating the property, the donor can avoid capital gains tax on the appreciation in value. Immediate receipt of the property by LEF. LEF can sell the property and use or benefit from property sale proceeds.
LEF named as Beneficiary of Life Insurance Policy Donor receives tax deduction on premiums paid, dividend assigned to LEF, of cash or replacement value. Potential avoidance-reduction of estate taxes by donor. LEF receives the financial benefits at death of the donor.
LIFE INCOME GIFTS
Charitable Gift Annuity If donor contributes appreciated property, the donor can avoid reduce capital gains and donor claims a charitable tax deduction in the yearof gift; While a portion of the annuity income is taxed at lower capital gains rates, a smaller portion of the income may be free of any tax obligation. Receipt of contributed property by LEF.
Charitable Remainder Trust(Annuity Trust) Tax deduction based on fair market value of gift (after determination of value of life estate); Can avoid capital gains tax. Donor can receive benefit of property for a term of years or until death. Receipt of principal and income at death.
LEF named in Will or Living Trust Estate may qualify for estate tax charitable deductions. Contribution to LEF at death.
LEF named as Beneficiary on Retirement Account Donor may be able to maximize their retirement account through tax exempt status of LEF Contributions to LEF.

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Hall of Fame
$10,000 (+)
Platinum
$7500-9,999
Gold
$5000-$7499
Silver
$3000-4999
Bronze
$1000-$2999
Horizon
$100-$999
Other

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