Samaritan's Purse Gift Bequests Through Wills
Gift Bequests Through Wills
Continuing your commitment to honouring the Lord with what He
has given, you can designate a percentage of your assets in your
will to Samaritan's Purse, as well as care for your family.
Without estate or tax planning in your will, it is possible that
the government could become an equal beneficiary of your estate. A
significant tax event occurs when a person who is single passes
away or if the remaining spouse passes. In most circumstances, tax
sheltered funds - such as pensions and Registered Retirement
Savings Plans - cannot be rolled over to anyone else. They must be
taken into income and taxes are to be paid.
Charitable donations can offset those taxes to varying degrees,
allowing more of your money to go to Samaritan's Purse and your
loved ones. Though most people give because they want to further
the ministry of Samaritan's Purse, it is wise to consider how you
might offset some of the tax implications when your whole estate is
Call us and ask for a free copy of our Will Guide. It will help
you clarify in your mind what you would like to do with all God has
entrusted to you. Then consult your financial advisor regarding
gift bequests through your will.