Other Ways to Contribute
Do you have appreciated securities you would like to donate? A direct contribution of shares held for over a year could provide you with an immediate income tax deduction for the full fair market value of the stock, and avoidance of paying capital gains taxes on the appreciated value.
Provide a Lasting Legacy
A gift through your estate can provide important benefits to you and to Thanks To Scandinavia. Your bequest may be unrestricted or designated for a particular purpose, such as scholarships or endowment. Advantages include preserving your current assets, reducing or eliminating federal estate taxes, and providing vital support for future scholars.
It is important to seek professional advice in drawing up or amending a will. The following examples provide suggested language for three common types of bequests:
I bequeath the sum of $______ to Thanks To Scandinavia, Tax ID: 13-6192361, New York, NY, to be used or disposed of for _______ (or, as the Board of Directors deems appropriate).
Share of, or residue of, estate
I devise and bequeath all/or ___% of the remainder of my property to Thanks To Scandinavia, Tax ID: 13-6192361, New York, NY, to be used or disposed of for _______ (or, as the Board of Directors deems appropriate).
Property (real estate)
I devise all of my right, title and interest in and to the real estate located at (description of property) to Thanks To Scandinavia, Tax ID: 13-6192361, New York, NY, to be used or disposed of for _______ (or, as the Board of Directors deems appropriate).
If you’ve already remembered Thanks To Scandinavia in your will, thank you! Please let us know by filling out a non-binding Statement of Intent.
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For information on creating a named scholarship, establishing an endowed fund, or for any questions about supporting TTS, please contact:
Ms. Kelly Ramot
Thanks To Scandinavia
366 Amsterdam Avenue, #205
New York, NY 10024