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  • Harvard Law School Annual Fund: Essential Support

    July 24, 2022

    Many of us are so grateful to have had the opportunity to study at Harvard Law School that we band together to pay it forward.

  • Gift Calculator

    July 23, 2022

    The gift calculator below will allow you to test out different planned giving scenarios. Click on “Personalize This Diagram” to choose the gift type you…

  • Gifts of Appreciated Securities

    July 23, 2022

    Giving More for Less Advantages of Appreciated Securities Avoid paying a capital gains tax. Receive a full fair market tax deduction for your gift. Increase…

  • Charitable Lead Trusts

    July 23, 2022

    Advantages of Charitable Lead Trusts Federal gift and estate-tax deductions may enable you to transfer a larger estate to your heirs. Any appreciation in the…

  • Charitable Remainder Trusts

    July 23, 2022

    What is a Charitable Remainder Trust? Advantages of Charitable Remainder Trusts Create a regular income stream for both yourself and a beneficiary. Obtain an income…

  • Charitable Gift Annuities

    July 23, 2022

    Advantages of Gift Annuities Create a regular income stream for both yourself and a beneficiary. Obtain an income tax deduction for a portion of what…

  • Blended Gifts

    July 23, 2022

    There are two reasons why blended gifts are appealing. First, this strategy lets donors enjoy the satisfaction of making an impact today while also benefitting…

  • Bequests, Trusts, and IRAs

    July 22, 2022

    Advantages of Bequests, Trusts, and IRAs Maintain control over your estate during your lifetime and direct its distribution posthumously. Bequests, trusts, and IRAs can be…

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    Types of Planned Gifts

    July 22, 2022

    Bequests, Trusts, and IRAs “Harvard Law School gave me a great legal education, a great legal career, and a great wife – I met her…

  • Planned Giving

    July 22, 2022

    Read Making a Difference Making a Difference is an annual newsletter from Harvard Law School’s Planned Giving Department, and features stories, news, and information about…

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    Donor Recognition Societies

    July 22, 2022

    Third Century Society As Harvard Law School embarks on a third century, we are profoundly grateful for our most dedicated benefactors, past and present. In…

  • Honoring Our Donors

    June 23, 2022

  • International Gifts by Country

    June 23, 2022

    Prior to making a gift from abroad, alumni should contact their national Harvard Law School Association, as some groups have made it possible for alumni…

  • How to Make Your Gift

    June 22, 2022

    Each year, gifts to the Harvard Law School Annual Fund play a critical role in limiting tuition increases and in supporting key initiatives. Important programs…