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Plan a Tax-Free Gift from Your IRA in 2016!

Make a gift to Harvard Law School that can count towards your Required  Minimum Distribution (RMD).

As you may know if you own an IRA, Required Minimum Distribution (RMD) rules take effect at age 70 ¹⁄². When you receive a distribution, it is taxed as ordinary income. But, Congress has approved legislation that makes permanent an option allowing you to make a tax-free gift each year from your IRA. View the  IRA Postcard.

Making a Difference


Making A Difference is a publication of Harvard Law School’s Alumni Center. It presents current issues and events at HLS and discusses creative ways in which you can support the Law School’s mission in your estate and financial planning. 

Celebrating the Tenure of Dean Martha Minow” (Spring 2017)

Celebrating Harvard Law School: Past, Present and Future” (Winter 2016)

Building the Bridge from Theory to Practice” (Spring 2015)

Low Interest Rates

Low interest rates create opportunities for charitable gift annuities and charitable lead trusts. Read more.