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This is a widgeted area which is called Home Top Right. It is using the Genesis - Featured Page widget to display what you see on the Metric child theme demo site. To get started, log into your WordPress dashboard, and then go to the Appearance > Widgets screen. There you can drag the Genesis - Featured Page widget into the Home Top widget area on the right hand side.

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501 (c)(3) Organization – Part Two

Corporate Stock If you own corporate stock that has appreciated in value, selling it might cause you to realize a net capital gain for the year, triggering tax liability. If you donate the stock to a 501(c)(3) instead, you can avoid this tax liability and deduct the value of the stock at the time you donated it. If your stock has depreciated you can sell the stock, incur a capital loss and donate the proceeds to a 501(c)(3). In this way you can deduct the value of your donation and, if you incur a net capital loss for the year, deduct the value of your capital loss. Limitations In most cases, you may deduct … [Read More...]

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501(c)(3) Organization Part 1

For 30 years now, Life Forward has existed as a 501(c)(3) organization. This is the first of a two-part blog series focused on 501(c)(3) organizations and gifts made to 501 (c)(3)’s. 501(c)(3) refers to a section of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code that allows investors to nonprofit organizations established for certain purposes to deduct the value of their investments from their taxable income. Not all gifts are deductible, though, and in some cases the value of a gift might not be obvious. Gifts of Cash and Goods - You can deduct the full value of a cash gift to a 501(c)(3) as long as you received nothing of … [Read More...]

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