Publicly traded shares can be transferred to the LACGH Foundation electronically from a Donor’s brokerage account to the Foundation’s investment account. The LACGH Foundation will issue a tax receipt for the FMV of the stock at the time it is received by the Foundation.
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With the gift of life insurance, the Donor has a few options – name the LACGH Foundation as the beneficiary of the insurance policy or transfer the ownership of the life insurance policy to the Foundation while continuing to pay the premiums.
The LACGH Foundation can be left a gift in your will. A bequest can be in the form of a specific amount, a percentage of the estate or a specific item of value.
Legacy wording for your will – forthcoming.
Consider naming the LACGH Foundation as beneficiary of your RRSP or RRIF and your estate will benefit by receiving an income tax receipt which will off set tax owing.
The LACGH Foundation will consider accepting gifts in kind provided they further the vision and mission of the organization. Acceptable gifts-in-kind include listed and fixed value preferred shares (a common tool used by business owners for financial and tax planning), real estate, gifts of interest in real estate and trusts. Please note the LACGH Foundation does not accept gifts of cryptocurrency. However, donors can sell the cryptocurrency and donate the cash to the LACGH Foundation.