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Make Your Gift Tax-Savvy

The Land Trust for Tennessee is inspired to not just achieve but to surpass its goals for saving land, community engagement, stewardship and organizational strength.

Your financial gift can support this mission and offer you money-saving opportunities come tax time.

Make a Gift of Appreciated Securities

Did you know that you can transfer appreciated stocks, bonds or mutual fund shares you have owned for more than one year to The Land Trust?

The Land Trust sells the securities and uses the proceeds for its programs. You receive an immediate income tax deduction for the fair market value of the securities on the date of transfer, regardless of the price you originally paid for them. You also pay no capital gains tax on the future sale of the securities.

For more information on many other tax-savvy options for giving, visit our website to learn about:

1) Gifts of land

2) Legacy gifts and

3) Other options!

Disclaimer: Any information provided on forms of charitable giving does not constitute legal, tax, accounting, investment or other professional advice. The Land Trust for Tennessee advises recipients to consult their professional advisors prior to acting on the information set forth herein.

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