Charitable Remainder Trust
In a Charitable Remainder Trust One irrevocably gifts assets to a trust, name a trustee – such as your favorite Charity – to manage the trust’s investment, and then you receive an annual payment for life or a term of years. The net fair market value of the gifted assets is used to establish the initial trust value.
You can Receive… an annual payment. You choose who will receive annual payments for life or a term of years. Many donors make themselves and their spouses beneficiaries for life. Others name their children as beneficiaries for a term of years, up to 20 years, or for life. Others combine the above two options.
Resources & Links
Why you need an Estate Plan
Our webpage on Estate Planning
How to put a bank account into a Living Trust
How to remove a California Trustee
Life Insurance Buyers Guide
How much life insurance you really need?
Life Screening Form