Learn About Wills and Bequests
What are the benefits of making a bequest?
- You leave a lasting legacy for a cause important to you
- You may reduce the burden of taxes on your family
- You may receive estate tax charitable deduction
How can I learn more?
How do I make a bequest?
A bequest provides a significant gift to continue to defeat brain disease made through your will or trust. It is one of the most popular and flexible ways that you can make a legacy gift. With the help of an advisor, you can include language in your will or trust specifying a gift be made to family friends or the the American Brain Foundation as part of your estate plan, or through a beneficiary designation form.
What are my options?
A bequest can be made in several ways: