Office of Institutional Advancement

Gifts That Pay Income

Did you know there's a gift to Jefferson that returns payments to you? Yes, the IRS allows and encourages these creative plans that can stretch your giving ability. Here’s how they work:

Some of the best ways to support Jefferson are available through life-income gifts. These "Gifts That Pay You Income" help you make a substantial gift to Jefferson while increasing your income.

The plans described here all have one substantial advantage over investment vehicles you read about elsewhere: they produce generous gifts to Jefferson. So, while you will receive income for life or a set period of time, you can provide for yourself and Jefferson today.

Make a gift & receive guaranteed fixed payments for life. 

There are two types of charitable remainder trusts.