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Gifts of Appreciated Securities

How it works:

  • You can send unendorsed stock certificates by registered mail or instruct your broker to make the transfer from your account to our account
  • You receive an income-tax deduction
  • Mercy may keep or sell the securities

Benefits:

  • You receive a federal income-tax deduction for the full fair-market value of the securities
  • You avoid long-term capital-gain tax on any appreciation in the value of the stock
  • Your gift will support Mercy as you designate