Gifts of Securities
A gift of stock is a great way to help avoid capital gains taxes, receive an income tax deduction, and support farmland land conservation.
Our area youth are waiting to experience the innovative programs on Lookout Mountain. The parks and trails that we maintain every year, and are working to expand, need your help. And landowners and families are asking for our assistance to conserve their land.
Your support will make a big difference and help conserve our clean water, the quality of life here in the Lookout Mountain Region, including recreational benefits and the economy.
How to donate a gift of stock
Transferring stock to Lookout Mountain Conservancy is easy to do. It’s also a great way to maximize your Federal and State income tax deduction to the fullest extent permitted by law.
- Your income tax donation is based upon the current market value of the stock at the time donate it.
- Remember that it may take several days for your broker to complete a transfer of stock at the year-end, so ensure you allot adequate time if that year-end dedication is important to you.
The following form will allow you to quickly contact us about a gift of stock. The information is confidential and will allow us to follow up with you
Please free to call Robyn Carlton, CEO, at 423-424-3882 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org and she will be happy to help you.
NOTE: You will need to provide your name, number of shares, and the name of the stock or the stock code. We need your name so that we can properly thank you. Please consult your financial advisor as well.