What You Can Give

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Ways to Give2022-11-30T12:37:51-05:00

Learn which assets are most commonly used to fund a gift.

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Stocks & Bonds

Giving appreciated stock that you have owned for more than one year is one of the most tax-advantaged ways to make charitable gifts. With careful planning, you can reduce your capital gains tax while supporting the James A. Michener Art Museum.
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Retirement Assets

A gift of your retirement assets, such as an employee retirement plan, IRA, or tax-sheltered annuity, is an excellent way to make a gift. A gift of these assets can shield your heirs from taxes while funding the Michener Art Museum's future.
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Life Insurance

Life insurance is a valuable asset for making a charitable gift. You can make a gift of a life insurance policy without diminishing other investments or assets earmarked for family members.
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Real Estate

A gift of real estate allows you to preserve your cash assets, receive tax and income advantages, and make a significant charitable gift to the Michener Art Museum.
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Personal Property

A gift of artwork, coins, antiques, or other personal property can be an excellent way to support the Michener Art Museum.
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Donor-Advised Fund

A Donor-Advised Fund can provide you with immediate tax benefits while making your charitable giving easier for years to come. Might a donor-advised fund be right for you? Here’s how it works.
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