Planned gifts to Fontbonne Academy can be beneficial for you and your family. While you support Fontbonne, you could realize valuable tax benefits and protecting your estate for future generations at the same time.
You may include a bequest to Fontbonne Academy in your estate plan or will. Such bequests can be for a specific amount, a percentage of your estate or a residual portion. Bequests can also fund existing memorials and programs, or new scholarships at the school.
In many cases, an outright gift of appreciated securities entitles you to an income tax charitable deduction for fair market value of the securities. Plus, you can avoid paying capital gains.