Faculty Publications

Title

Making Gifts ‘Again’ Part 2: Accelerating Charitable Gift Annuities

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

5-27-2015

Abstract

While gift planners understandably prefer the charitable remainder trust’s (CRT) flexibility in the design of the commencement and duration of payments, the charitable gift annuity (CGA) can be surprisingly effective as well. The acceleration of both long-ago and recently funded gift annuities can achieve a donor’s philanthropic and financial goals.