Planned Giving

Build a Legacy of Hope

Typical benefits of Legacy Giving that could apply to you:
  • Can provide you the comfort and joy in the present and in years to come knowing your gift will achieve great things for Christ now and in the future.
  • Can allow you to provide immediate or future financial benefits to the ministry you respect, love and trust.
  • Can give you the ability to give a substantial gift while not affecting your income.
  • Can provide fixed or variable income for you for life or a time frame of your choosing.
  • Can cost you nothing now.
  • Can remove taxable assets from your estate.
  • Can provide deductions.
  • Can reduce or eliminate capital gains tax.
  • Can allow you to give an asset to the work of Christ while enjoying it for your lifetime.

Types of Legacy Gifts

  • Benefits:
    • You can choose from a variety of assets to gift through your will or trust.
    • Simple to execute and change.
    • You have control of your assets during your lifetime. They are revocable – you always have the option to add or eliminate benefactors in your will.
    • Reduces or eliminate capital gains tax.
    • Allow you to make a substantial gift when you no longer need it.
    • Gifts through your will can be specific dollar sums, real property, stock, securities and business interests.
    • After paying off all debts and providing for loved ones you can leave OneHope the residue of your estate
  • Alternatives:
    • Naming Mustard Seed International as a beneficiary on one or more of your bank accounts, brokerage accounts or life insurance policies.
    • Naming Mustard Seed International as a part or full beneficiary or your IRA or retirement plan.
  • Benefits:
    • An agreement between Mustard Seed International and you that provides you a set amount of income for life.
    • Income is partially tax-free.
    • Eliminates taxable assets from your estate.
    • Allows for a tax deduction for the amount of the annuity that is a gift.
    • Can provide partial allowance for reduction of capital gains tax.
    • Provides a substantial retirement income for you and your spouse or child.
    • Builds the long term financial strength of Mustard Seed International causing more youth and children to be reached for Christ in the future.
  • Benefits:
    • Eliminates taxable assets from your estate.
    • Provides a tax deduction for the present value of the stock.
    • Eliminates capital gains tax.
    • Provides immediate financial resources to Mustard Seed International.
    • Often provides a larger gift than normal.
  • Benefits:
    • Can be given outright or provide a life income for the donor.
    • Eliminates taxable assets from your estate.
    • Releases you from maintaining and protecting your property.
    • A full deduction to reduce your income tax
    • This allows you to transfer property to a Lead Trust that provides immediate tax savings and immediate stable
    • income to Mustard Seed International, lowering your tax liability. At the time of your designation the remainder of the
    • value of the trust goes to your heirs.
    • You donate appreciated assets that provide a steady income for your lifetime, lowering your taxes,
    • while eventually providing a gift to Mustard Seed International of the remaining value of the trust, which doesn’t occur for
    • up to twenty years, your lifetime or a combination of both.
    • You name Mustard Seed International as the beneficiary, or as one of two or more beneficiaries. The insurance death
    • benefit will not be included in your taxable estate and can be easily implemented by simply asking your
    • insurance company to provide a Change of Beneficiary form.
    • This allows you to donate a policy to Mustard Seed International for an immediate deduction while continuing to receive
    • deductions as you make future premium payment. Upon the donation of the life insurance benefits to
    • Mustard Seed International, it removes the same amount as a taxable liquid asset in your estate.