In 2020, Planning is More Important Than Ever

In 2020, Planning is More Important Than Ever

Providence Tarzana Foundation: In 2020, planning is more important than ever.

Know the impact of tax law
Plan a gift that helps you and Tarzana Medical Center Foundation

Smart Planning. Creative Giving.

2020 has been a year of challenge and change. We are grateful for those supporting Providence Tarzana Medical Center Foundation, and encouraged by their generosity and compassion. As you plan for year-end and beyond, please consider the following information:     

The impact of the CARES Act.

  • A $300 above-the-line deduction is available to those who do not itemize.
  • An increased limitation on deductions is available to those who itemize (from 60% of AGI to 100%).
  • RMDs from an IRA (and certain defined contribution plans) are not required in 2020. IRA owners over age 70½ can make a tax-free transfer up to $100,000 to charity.

Federal discount rates are at an all-time low — get lifetime income from your gift.

  • In exchange for your gift of cash, stocks and/or real estate, we will pay a fixed lifetime income to you and/or another beneficiary (two person maximum).
  • This secure planning choice gives you an annual fixed lifetime income and a tax deduction. See the rate table below.

Chart: Immediate Payment Gift Annuity Rates. Call us for current rates.

Deferring payments can provide higher rates. Consult your tax and financial advisors when considering any planned gift

We can help.

Please contact us for more information.

Joe Ward
Executive Director, Planned Giving

Philanthropy, Southern California
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Two of Southern California’s leading nonprofit healthcare organizations have agreed to create a joint venture that will own and operate Providence Tarzana Medical Center.
Visitation Guidelines for Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center.
The donation will support the expansion and renovation of Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center.