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IRS form 990 and what it means to your charitable giving plans

Presenter Heidi Jark discusses the new IRS form 990 and how it can affect your charitable giving plans and contributions. LEAVE A LEGACY┬« Southeast Michigan is a nine-county-wide campaign encouraging people to name non-profit organizations in their wills. The campaign, … Continue reading

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Planning ahead for charitable giving after death

Topics of discussion include how imperative charitable donations are to nonprofit organizations, estate planning documents and the answers to the question “How do I plan ahead for when I die?” Words of wisdom include: “We assume that when we retire … Continue reading

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Planned giving from the charity’s perspective

LEAVE A LEGACY┬« Southeast Michigan is a nine-county-wide campaign encouraging people to name non-profit organizations in their wills. The campaign, which is driven by the efforts of volunteers from non-profit groups, and financial, estate planning and law firms, is sponsored … Continue reading

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Charitable giving is easy and every donation helps

Every donation to charity helps no matter how big or small. In part two of this Access Ann Arbor video, the guests discuss how easy it is to donate through wills, IRAs, life insurance, joint accounts and payable on death … Continue reading

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Designate money to special charity projects through charitable giving

Topics of discussion include how easy charitable giving is through an IRA, 401K or life insurance policy, how donors can designate money for special projects within a charity and the guidance provided by organizations like Leave a Legacy to ease … Continue reading

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Planned charitable giving – Leave a Legacy Southeast Michigan on Comcast Focus

Planned giving, charity bequests and the importance of including nonprofit organizations as beneficiaries of wills, insurance policies and retirement plans are the topics of discussion in this Comcast Focus television segment featuring Robert Kass, Co-Chair of Leave a Legacy Southeast … Continue reading

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Changes in tax exemption after 2009 can affect your charitable giving contributions

With new tax regulations in place for 2010, presenter Heidi Jark informs our crowd of what the future may hold in relation to estate taxes, tax exemptions and possible legislation that will affect what donors are able to contribute to … Continue reading

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Leave a Legacy discusses charitable giving and bequests on Reaching Out

Elizabeth Curtis, host of Reaching Out, sits down with Robert Kass, attorney and co-chair of Leave a Legacy Southeast Michigan, to discuss Leave a Legacy and charitable giving upon death. Kass discusses the organizations mission, which includes providing public awareness … Continue reading

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