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CHARITABLE REMAINDER TRUSTS
Unitrusts and Annuity Trusts
If you are interested in maximum flexibility and effectiveness from your gift, consider the charitable remainder trusts (CRT's) of .
- Our unitrust pays you and/or other beneficiaries income as a fixed percentage of the principal. The unitrust is revalued annually, and income in excess of the percentage payout is reinvested.
- Our annuity trust pays you and your beneficiaries a fixed income.
CRT's may pay income to multiple beneficiaries, for life or a term or years. A unitrust may be structured to invest solely for growth for a term of years, an attractive way to help provide for future retirement or tuition needs while also making a substantial gift to . An annuity trust may hold tax-free securities and pass tax-free income through to the beneficiaries.
You, your financial institution, or may serve as the trustee of a CRT. We presently ask for a minimum gift of $ to establish a unitrust that we will trustee.
Comparison of Benefits: Unitrust and Annuity Trust
*This example is based on a factor that changes monthly. Contact our office for a personal illustration based on the latest rates.
> Beneficiaries aged 72 and 70
First Year's Income
*Based on a Federal Discount Rate of 5.0%.
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