Peaceful Surrender: Charitable Contributions of Life Interests

It may seem too good to be true, but the beneficiary of the life interest in a planned gift – if he or she is inclined to do so – is typically free to end the arrangement ahead of schedule by letting the charity become the new owner of the interest in question. Recognizing that there are potentially a number of details to be addressed (as covered in our June 2012 eRate featured article), what follows is a quick review of the possibilities. To view and/or download the complete article click: