Charitable Giving Strategies

For many with modest to significant wealth, contributing to charitable causes is an important part of their estate planning. For most, the purpose of their donation is twofold: to financially support a nonprofit organization in which they believe, and to maximize the related tax benefits.

Aligning Your Estate Plan with Your Philanthropic Goals

If you are considering charitable giving as part of your estate and tax planning, Hayes & Wilson can help. We have been a trusted legal resource throughout the Houston area for many years. As such, our lawyers place a dedicated focus on estate planning and are known for our ability to address the most complex of estate matters that other lawyers cannot.

As our client, we will take the time to learn about your specific values and beliefs, which may influence your charitable giving strategy. Once we establish your philanthropic goals, our attorneys will explain the various options available to you and advise on the best methods to maximize your giving and minimize your taxation.

Many of our clients have a specific charity they wish to support, such as a church or a medical cause personal to their family. Others have just begun to consider charitable options. Regardless of where you are in your decision-making process, we can help.

Charitable giving strategies may include:

Whether you wish to give a gift during your lifetime or have the funds made available to a charity at the time of your death, we will help you find the best estate planning solution to meet your needs.

Call for a Consultation with a Houston Charitable Gift Lawyer

To learn more about charitable giving strategies, contact our Houston estate planning attorneys at 713-880-3939. As a benefit to our clients, we offer fixed fees for most services.