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Selecting the Right Philanthropic Vehicle

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Date Published

June 25, 2020


Mecklenburg County Bar


Estate Planning & Probate, General


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The Selecting the Right Philanthropic Vehicle portion of the program will focus on donor advised funds and private foundations, the key features of each, and how to choose the right vehicle for your clients. The discussion will include:

An overview of donor advised funds and private foundations; Tax consequences related to funding and operating each vehicle; The ability to involve children and other family members; and Opportunities to utilize a donor advised fund along with a private foundation

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Doug Benson

Doug Benson is Senior Vice President and In-House Counsel at Foundation For The Carolinas in Charlotte, N.C. In this role, he... Read More

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Program Titles and Supporting Materials

This program contains the following components:

Selecting the Right Philanthropic Vehicle - Video
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How to Attend

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Technical Requirements
You may access this course on a computer or mobile device with high speed internet (iPhones require iOS 10 or higher). Recommended browsers are Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

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