Tax-Smart Giving Opportunities
Gift and will planning is a tax-smart approach that allows you to financially support charities like Jesus Film Project® in ways that can maximize the donation while minimizing its impact on your estate both today and tomorrow. This giving generally uses appreciated assets, charitable trusts, or bequests made in wills. Have a greater impact for the gospel and the kingdom!
Gift and Will Planning Benefits: Leverage Tax-Smart Opportunities
- Provide for loved ones
- Preserve your estate
- Avoid capital gains tax
- Avoid estate taxes
- Reduce your income tax
- Increase your income (or for others)
- Reduce tax cost on assets passed to family members
- Help Jesus Film Project® and its more than 1700 partners with the evangelistic goal of reaching 5 billion people
What is your time frame for giving?
Current Year (or Near-Term) Giving
Are you looking to make a tax-smart gift in the current year (or in the next 6-12 months)?
From gifts of appreciated Stocks or Securities, to gifts of Real Property, to Rollover gifts from your Individual Retirement Account (IRA) and more, tax-smart giving opportunities abound. Discover and explore your options today.
Is the time frame for your gift uncertain or anticipated to be more than 12 months in the future?
Whether as part of a Will or Estate, or through other financial planning tools such as a Charitable Remainder Trust or Retained Life Estate, planned giving can provide significant opportunities to reduce taxes while helping fulfill the Great Commission.
Gift Planning Services and Resources
Cru Foundation® e-Newsletter
The Cru Foundation e-newsletter is a valued resource on biblical stewardship and can be sent to you free each month. It provides you with stories, timely tips, and inspirational teaching to help you grow in stewardship and your knowledge of what it means to be “rich toward God (Luke 12:13-21).”
Sign-up for this complimentary, no-obligation e-newsletter and start benefiting today!
Stewardship Resources: Videos to Inspire Your Life
The Scriptures speak much of the importance of being stewards of our time, talents and treasures. This section of our website is dedicated to providing you information and resources to inspire, to encourage, to help foster growth (wisdom and understanding) and to build your faith.
Watch as Bill and Vonette Bright share their personal story about giving in a short video entitled, “Surrendering Everything.” Also, be encouraged watching videos from ministry leaders and partners of Jesus Film Project®.
Donate a Mobile Phone and Qualify for a Tax Deduction
You don’t need to recycle your iPhones®, Android® phones, and iPads®… Instead, you can be the one to put the power of the gospel on film into the hands of an African missionary or seeker.