In addition to online donations, contributors may also support the Foundation’s important work in Ukraine in many other ways, each offering tax advantages.
The US-Ukraine Foundation is a 501(c) 3 not for profit organization. All gifts to the Foundation are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowable by law. Please discuss with your tax advisor regarding any potential tax benefits associated with a gift.
The Foundation is prepared to help structure a gift plan to enable donors to realize the maximum benefit for their philanthropic commitment. Donors should also consult their personal financial advisors regarding the various options and their technical requirements.
Gifts of Appreciated Securities
Significant gifts are frequently paid with long-term capital gain securities. Appreciated assets can often provide donors with attractive income-tax benefits.
Deferred or Planned Giving
Certain forms of deferred or planned giving, including charitable remainder trusts, are attractiveways to reduce gift-tax costs. Bequests and insurance-policy beneficiary designation are also good formats for giving.
A simple and convenient way to donate is through a bequest. You can do this in a variety of ways. You can designate a specific dollar amount or a certain percentage of your estate. You can also dedicate the residue of your estate once other bequests have bene satisfied.
Donating IRA money directly to the Foundation can satisfy your required minimum distribution and lower taxes.
Gifts of Real Estate
Donors may make gifts of real estate, including fractional portions of properties; however, since real-estate transactions are relatively complex, these plans should be thoroughly reviewed with the donor’s personal advisor.