Donating appreciated securities, including stocks or bonds, is one of the most effective means of tax savings available and is an easy and tax-effective way for you to make a gift to the YMCA of Metropolitan Washington.
BENEFITS OF GIFTS OF STOCKS AND BONDS:
- Avoid paying capital gains tax on the sale of appreciated stock
- Receive a charitable income tax deduction for the fair-market-value of the stock at the time of the gift
- Help further our mission