Year End Charitable Giving Opportunities
Our friends at Catholic Charities wanted us to remind you that there is a matching grant still in place thru December 31st of this year. The Norman Skalicky Foundation will match donations to Catholic Charities Emergency Food Shelf, Salvation Army, or St. Joseph Food Shelf up to $150,000.
TAX PAYER INFORMATION
Minnesota taxpayers filing their 2018 state income tax returns will be able to continue itemizing their charitable gifts even if they are taking the standard deduction at the federal level.
HOW TO HELP
Mail checks to:
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud
911 18th Street North
St. Cloud, MN 56302
or call: 320-650-1642
Donate to Catholic Charities securely online. You can find the link at:
IRA ROLLOVER GIFTING
If you are 701/2, you may roll over up to $100,000 from your IRA to Catholic Charities
without paying any federal income tax on your gift. Your gift will qualify for your
2018 required minimum distribution and you will not have to pay federal income tax
on the amount given from your IRA to Catholic Charities. To make an IRA rollover
gift, simply contact your custodian and request that an amount be transferred TO Catholic Charities.
Consider donating appreciated securities by Dec. 31, 2018 that you have held for more
than one year for a full-market-value deduction and no capital gains tax.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR TRANSFER
For electronic transfer via broker or bank, You, your broker, or banker should send a letter or an email to Bobbie Mattison at
911 18th Street North, St. Cloud, MN 56302 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Inform Catholic Charities of the impending transfer. Include your name, the name of the security/stock/bond being transferred, the number of shares, and the financial institution handling your transaction. The tax identification number for Catholic Charities is: 41-0737799.
For transfer of DTC eligible assets:
DTC number: 0013
Account Number: 037-70837
Account Title: Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud