Blog

You Think You Don’t Need a Will? Here Are Six Reasons Why You Do—Including Charity
Posted August 2017

Is it truly necessary for us to have wills? My spouse and I own our home, cars, and bank and investment accounts in joint tenancy with right of survivorship, and we have ...

Read more »

Share This Post: 

A Charitable Solution for Low Return on Your Investments
Posted July 2017

Investors find themselves engulfed in an economic climate that features historically low interest rates on fixed income investments.

Read more »

Share This Post: 

IRA Rollover Can Reduce Tax on Social Security Benefits
Posted June 2017

Many donors are aware of the attractive benefits of the IRA charitable rollover—but one advantage that is not widely known is that it can reduce the portion of your Social Security benefits ...

Read more »

Share This Post: 

Using Appreciated Stock to Fund Charitable Gifts Can Be a Good Move—Even if You Are Bullish on a Stock’s Future
Posted May 2017

One of the most tax-savvy moves a donor can make is to use appreciated stock to fund charitable gifts.

Read more »

Share This Post: 

« View Previous Posts »

Next Steps

Back

© Pentera, Inc. Planned giving content. All rights reserved.

Contact Us

For further information, please contact:

Office of Planned Giving
The Metropolitan Opera
Lincoln Center
New York, NY 10023

Phone: 212-870-7388
Email: encoresociety@​metopera.org
Tax ID Number: 13-1624087

Disclaimer

This publication was prepared by Pentera Inc., an Indiana business corporation, which is independent of the Met. Pentera is solely responsible for its content, and the Met disclaims all liability. The information is intended to introduce certain concepts, and we caution you not to rely on it for any legal, tax, or other purpose. You should obtain the advice of your own legal and tax advisors before making any gift.

© Pentera, Inc. Planned giving content. All rights reserved.