Category: Charitable IRA News

Leadership 18 Sends Letter of Support for H.R. 1337

Leadership 18 is an alliance of CEOs responsible for leading some of the country’s largest and most well-respected charities, non-profits and faith-based organizations. Read the full letter here

National Charities Support H.R. 1337

Nearly 30 leading national charities have recently added their support of H.R. 1337. See their statement here

Statement on H.R. 1337 submitted to Senate Finance Committee by Conrad Teitel

The Senate Finance Committee accepted comments on tax reform through July 17, 2017. Read the statement submitted on behalf of the Charitable IRA Initiative by Conrad Teitel.

H.R. 1337 Legacy IRA Act Analysis by Conrad Teitel

The expansion in the LEGACY IRA bill authorizes tax-free IRA rollovers for gifts that benefit charities and provide taxable retirement income – charitable life-income plans – for the donors. Read More

Commentary on H.R. 5171 by Frank Minton

EXPERIENCED-BASED COMMENTS ON H.R. 5171 Frank Minton* My nearly 40 years of experience in philanthropy has convinced me of the importance of H.R. 5171 to American charities. While serving as a senior planned giving officer at Northwestern University in Evanston,

Charitable IRA Initiative HR 5171 Legacy IRA Act Summer Advocacy Campaign

CHARITABLE IRA INITIATIVE HR 5171 LEGACY IRA ACT SUMMER ADVOCACY CAMPAIGN   Since 2006 the IRA Charitable Rollover has allowed generous, older Americans to donate millions of dollars from their Individual Retirement Accounts directly to America’s charities – and the

CRAMER: LEGACY IRA Increases Charitable Giving Incentives

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2016 Contact: 202-225-2611   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Legislation authored by Congressman Kevin Cramer has been introduced to the House Ways and Means Committee by its Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL). H.R. 5171, the LEGACY

Progress Report: Charitable IRA Initiative

June, 2015 Progress Report: Charitable IRA Initiative The Charitable IRA Initiative is a 501(c)(4) organization created to pursue legislation that would expand and make permanent the Charitable IRA Rollover.  Following is the first of periodic reports you may expect to receive regarding

A New Funding Opportunity for Your Donors!

You have the opportunity to take action that would be helpful to charities throughout the USA! The charitable community has the unique opportunity to focus the power of donors around the country on passage of legislation that will simplify the