A gift of appreciated securities, including stocks or bonds, is an easy way for you to make a gift to Easterseals Midwest. The best stocks to donate are those that have increased greatly in value, particularly those producing a low yield. Even if it is stock you wish to keep in your portfolio, by giving us the stock and using cash to buy the same stock through your broker, you will have received the same income tax deduction but will have a new, higher basis in the stock.
Benefits of making a gift of stock include:
- Avoid paying capital gains tax
- Receive a charitable income tax deduction
- Enjoy possible increased income
- Further our mission today
- You may also qualify for tax credits. Click here to learn more.
Please use the following information to make a gift of stock:
U.S. Bank N.A.
10 N. Hanley Road
Clayton, Missouri 63105
Account # 080017738600
Tax ID # 430979927