April 22nd, 2019

When Should You Consider an IRA Charitable Rollover?

Have you ever wanted to make a major charitable gift? Would you like a federal tax break in acknowledgment of that gift? If so, an IRA charitable rollover might be a good option. If you are age 70½ or older and have one or more traditional IRAs, you may want to explore this tax provision. … Continue reading “When Should You Consider an IRA Charitable Rollover?”

January 3rd, 2019

The Impact of Charitable Gifting Laws

Hi. I’m Carol with Kendall Capital, here with a two-minute tip to help you, the middle-class millionaire saves both money and your precious time.   Today, I’m going to talk about charitable giving. We have so many wonderful organizations right here in Montgomery County, Maryland where even the smallest donation can make a really big … Continue reading “The Impact of Charitable Gifting Laws”

December 10th, 2018

Year-End Tax Opportunities

Each year, U.S. taxpayers face several year-end deadlines which, if ignored, can be costly and in some cases punitive. In the latter category, consider people over age 70 1/2 who fail to take the full required minimum distribution from their IRA or 401(k). If they get the calculation wrong, or forget the distribution altogether before … Continue reading “Year-End Tax Opportunities”

December 3rd, 2018

Save Time and Money When it Comes to Donations and Tax Time

Carol Petrov discusses the impacts of the new charitable gifting laws, and how to save time and money when it comes to donations and tax time.

November 19th, 2018

The Giving Season is Approaching: Understand the Impacts to Charitable Gifting Under the New Tax Laws

The holiday season is fast approaching and as the new tax law is nearing its one year anniversary, it is important for Montgomery County residents to understand how charitable gifting is affected by the new law. An estimated 30% of charitable donations happen during the last month of the year, from #GivingTuesday through December 31st, … Continue reading “The Giving Season is Approaching: Understand the Impacts to Charitable Gifting Under the New Tax Laws”

November 27th, 2017

IT’S BETTER TO GIVE: TIPS FOR MAKING THE MOST OF CHARITABLE GIFTING

The holiday season is a few short weeks away and now is the time for Middle Class Millionaires to begin thinking about their charitable giving for the year. Armed with a few simple strategies, you can give more regardless of the status of the financial markets. Of course, the main reason for your charitable giving … Continue reading “IT’S BETTER TO GIVE: TIPS FOR MAKING THE MOST OF CHARITABLE GIFTING”