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Charitable Bargain Sale

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Charitable Bargain Sale

Bargain Sale Diagram

How It Works

  • You sell your residence or other property to the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health for a price below the appraised market value—a transaction that is part charitable gift and part sale.
  • The Harvard Chan School may use the property, but usually elects to sell it and use the proceeds of the sale for the gift purposes you specified.

Benefits

  • You receive an immediate income tax deduction for the discount you took from the appraised market value of your property.
  • You pay no capital gains tax on the donated portion of the property.
  • You can receive payment from us in a lump sum, or in fixed installments.


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The material presented on this Planned Giving website is not offered as legal or tax advice.
Read full disclaimer|Sitemap|Planned Giving Content © 2017 VirtualGiving.com