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  • Gifts of Appreciated Securities

    July 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 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 22, 2022

    Assets and Timing Often, the choice of assets and giving strategy will determine the timing of your gift. Blended gifts typically combine the enjoyment of…

  • IRAs

    July 22, 2022

    A New Option to Make a Gift from your IRA and Receive an Income in Return If you are 70.5 years+, you can use up…

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    Types of Planned Gifts

    July 22, 2022

    “Coming from a blue-collar family and as the first in my family to graduate college, my path to HLS was enabled by the generosity of…

  • 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 22, 2022

  • International Gifts by Country

    June 22, 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 Harvard Law School play a critical role in supporting key initiatives and limiting tuition increases. Alumni and friends can contribute to…