Make a Planned Gift

Be a part of a cancer survivor’s future while meeting your financial and charitable goals by making a planned gift to Life After Cancer Network through your financial or estate plans. There are different types of planned gifts and can offer significant tax benefits.

Bequests From Your Will or Trust

Bequests (something given) can be made of the property and assets that are yours by naming Life After Cancer Network in your will or trust. You can leave a specific dollar amount, a percentage of your estate, or specific assets. You maintain control of the gift asset while you are living and can change whatever you choose to leave at any time. Designating your assets to Life After Cancer Network, your heirs avoid paying income and estate taxes.

Naming Life After Cancer Network as a Beneficiary of your Retirement Plan

For many people, retirement assets are a part of our estate. If you do not use all of these assets during your lifetime, giving them to your heirs can result in a substantial tax burden. By naming Life After Cancer Network as a beneficiary of your retirement plan, you can leave an important gift towards cancer survivorship while leaving more favorably taxed assets to your heirs.

To name Life After Cancer Network as a beneficiary of your retirement plan, simply contact retirement plan manager and request a change of beneficiary form. This form can often be changed online.

The legal information you will need to include is:

Life After Cancer Network

Tax ID # 46-2050594

Naming Life After Cancer Network as a Beneficiary of your Life Insurance Policy

Make us the beneficiary of your life insurance policy.

To name Life After Cancer Network as a beneficiary of your life insurance policy, simply contact your insurance broker and request a change of beneficiary form. This form can often be changed online.

The legal information you will need to include is:

Life After Cancer Network

Tax ID # 46-2050594

Life After Cancer Network highly recommends that you seek assistance from your financial advisor, CPA, or attorney to determine the best assets to use with respect to your overall financial and tax situation. Involving your family, children or friends is always a good way, in discussing the legacy you and your family wish to leave.

If you have questions, or would like to find out more about making a planned gifts to Life After Cancer Network please contact legacy@lifeaftercancernetwork.org

50 Sugden Street Bergenfield, New Jersey 07621 | Phone: (201)-387-1504 | Fax: (201) 387-1505 | Email: info@lifeaftercancernetwork.org
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