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Office of Trusts, Estates, and Gift Planning
Cornell University
130 E Seneca Street, Suite 400
Ithaca, NY 14850
Phone: 1-800-481-1865
Fax: 607-254-1204
Email:
gift_planning@cornell.edu

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Lead Trust

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How It Works

  1. Create trust agreement stating terms of the trust (usually for a term of years) and transfer cash or other property to trustee
  2. Trustee invests and manages trust assets and makes annual payments to Cornell University
  3. Remainder transferred to your heirs

 Benefits

  • Annual gift to Cornell University
  • Future gift to heirs at fraction of property's value for transfer-tax purposes
  • Professional management of assets during term of trust
  • No charitable income-tax deduction, but donor not taxed on annual income of the trust

More Information

Contact Us

Office of Trusts, Estates, and Gift Planning
Phone: 1-800-481-1865
Fax: 607-254-1204
Email: gift_planning@cornell.edu

 

Cornell University
130 E Seneca Street, Suite 400
Ithaca, NY 14850