Goals & Benefits

There are many ways to make a gift to Tiger Missing Link Foundation. Take a look at some of the options designed to help you to achieve different goals, and feel free to contact us with questions.

  • Make an important impact to the Refuge that doesn’t cost you anything during your lifetime, but that is priceless as part of the legacy that you leave behind.
  • Avoid capital gains liability and take an income tax deduction.
  • Leave more of your estate to your heirs.
  • Continue to receive benefits back from the assets you give to the Refuge — and thus multiply your gift.
  • Reduce high tax liability now; gain additional income later.
  • Create a long-term gift that won’t draw funds from your estate.Reduce gift and estate taxes and leave more of your assets to your heirs.

Your Strategy

  • Include a gift from your will or trust (cash, specific property, or a share of the estate).
  • Use appreciated securities instead of cash to make your gift.
  • Name the Refuge as beneficiary of your retirement plan, and leave less-taxed assets to family.
  • Create a life-income plan like a charitable gift annuity or a charitable remainder annuity trust or charitable remainder unitrust.
  • Establish a deferred gift annuity.
  • Create a new life insurance policy, or donate a paid-up policy of coverage you no longer need.
  • Create a charitable lead trust to pay income to the Refuge for a fixed time, then pay the remainder to your heirs.

Your Benefits

  • A great way to provide resources that help the Refuge maintain our traditions.
  • Buy low and give high — while avoiding capital gains tax.
  • Eliminate income tax on retirement plan assets, and free up other property to pass to your heirs.
  • Receive income for your lifetime, receive a charitable deduction, and diversify your holdings.
  • Receive a larger deduction and a higher income rate than an immediate payment annuity.
  • Increase your ability to make a significant gift to the Refuge.
  • Reduce gift and estate taxes, and freeze the taxable value of growing assets before they pass to your family.