Giving and Tax Benefits
Tax benefits for your gifts depend upon how you arrange your gift and your own personal situation.
Make a substantial gift to Bryn Mawr College in the form of fixed annual payments and pass assets to your family or other heirs at reduced tax cost.
Make a substantial gift to Bryn Mawr College in the form of variable annual payments and pass assets to your family or other heirs at reduced tax cost.
Donate real estate to Bryn Mawr, receive an income tax deduction, while retaining the right to live in it for the rest of your life. Bryn Mawr receives the property at the end of your lifetime. If you itemize your deductions instead of taking the standard deduction you could save significant income taxes. If you cannot use your entire deduction in the year of your gift, you may carry forward all unused deduction for up to five additional years if you are able to itemize in each of those years.
Receive immediate cash and make a gift to Bryn Mawr College by selling to us an asset, such as real estate, for less than market value.
As you plan your required minimum distributions for this year, if you do not need the money the government requires you to take and you would like to make a gift to Bryn Mawr, consider making a Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD), from your IRA.