Giving through appreciated stocks, bonds or mutual funds is quick and simple. By making a gift of your securities, you can avoid paying capital gains tax that would be otherwise payable if you sold these assets.
A gift of your life insurance policy is an excellent way to make a gift to LOMO. If you no longer need your life insurance policy or will no longer benefit your survivors consider making it a gift and help further our mission.
A gift of your retirement assets, such as a gift from your IRA, 401k, 403b, pension or other tax deferred plan is an excellent way to make a gift. By making a gift of your retirement assets, you can avoid paying capital gains and receive a charitable tax deduction.
A gift of your real property (such as your home, vacation property, vacant land, farmland or commercial property) can be a beneficial gift. If you own appreciated real property, you can avoid paying capital gains tax and receive a charitable tax deduction.
A gift through your will or trust is a way to plan for the protection of your family and the distribution of your assets according to your wishes. In addition, by providing support to LOMO your estate can avoid estate taxes.