2019 Year-End Charitable Giving Tax Deadlines

Contribution Deadlines

When you make a contribution to iGiftFund, you receive an immediate and maximum tax deduction.  We accept many types of assets, including cash, stocks and more.  Please refer to the guidelines below to ensure that contributions are received by December 31st, the IRS deadline for yearly tax deduction eligibility.

We encourage you to work with your financial advisor and or have them contact us as soon as possible with your plans so we can facilitate your gift.

Mailing Address:  5 East Main Street, Hudson, OH 44236

Questions?  Please call 800.810.0366 or email us at gifts@igiftfund.org

Contribution TypeDeadlineInstructions
CheckMail must be postmarked by US Post Office by December 31stDownload, print and mail/email a Contribution Form
Wire TransferWires generally take 2 to 3 business days. Please check with your financial institution.

Funds must be received by December 31st
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Download, print and mail/email a Contribution Form
Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)Funds must be received by December 30thContact us for information

Download, print and mail/email a Contribution Form
Appreciated Long Term Illiquid/Complex Assets*December 13thPlease contact us for information
Mutual FundsProcessing times can vary from 2 to 6 weeks

Assets must be received by December 28th
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Securities held by your Financial Advisor's firmProcessing times can vary

Assets must be received by December 28th
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Securities held by another FirmProcessing times can vary

Assets must be received by December 28th
Please contact us for information
Fund held at another Donor Advised Fund or Private FoundationNo time constraints (not a taxable event)Please contact us for information

*Contributions of complex assets like real estate, closely-held stock, restrictive stock, life insurance, alternative investments, etc.

Please note

  • Different financial custodians may have deadlines that may restrict how and when certain assets can be transferred. Please check with your platform concerning their deadlines.
  • If you are not registered within the state of Ohio, you may need to complete your registration for the donor advised fund to be completed.