Reforms may be on the way for Donor-Advised Funds

Donor-advised funds are a popular option to minimize capital gains tax, but a bill introduced this summer in the Senate could significantly impact these funds if it should be passed. The Accelerating Charitable Efforts (ACE) Act was introduced by Sens. Angus Kin of Maine and Chuck Grassley of Iowa in June. The ACE Act would […]

Donor-advised funds and private foundations can optimize your philanthropic impact

As we look at the potential increase in the capital gains rate, it is important to understand which tax strategies are available to mitigate your tax burden.  A donor-advised fund or a private foundation are both great strategies to eliminate capital gains tax on long-term appreciated assets. Why donor-advised funds? Donor-advised funds are increasingly popular […]