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Charitable Giving in a Post-Tax Reform World

By | 2018-07-03T14:22:56+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Charitable Planning, Single Point of View, Tax Planning|Tags: , , , |

The tax law changes at the end of 2017 drastically changed the landscape for deductible expenses – these changes have a major impact on tax optimization and planning strategies going forward. Back-up – what are deductions? Taxpayers have two deduction options when filing a return.  They can take the standard deduction (a flat amount based on [...]

Donor Advised Funds – WSJ Article

By | 2014-09-15T13:33:00+00:00 September 15th, 2014|Categories: Charitable Planning|Tags: |

Recently the WSJ published this article focusing on Donor Advised Funds that we wanted to share.http://online.wsj.com/news/article_email/tax-smart-philanthropy-made-easy-1408728248-lMyQjAxMTA0MDIwMjEyNDIyWj?tesla=yThe article highlights the ways Donor Advised Funds (DAF) can help simplify & organize your family's charitable giving.  It also outlines how utilizing DAFs can help maximize the tax impact of the gifts you make.We have seen this impact firsthand in helping clients establish and manage DAFs.  Companies like [...]