In addition to supporting the mission of the Athenæum, your planned gift can provide substantial tax and financial advantages, including:

  • income tax deduction
  • reduced capital gains tax
  • reduced probate costs and estate tax

Congress has provided a several incentives to encourage your contributions. By taking advantage of these opportunities, you and your advisor can craft a contribution that fits your needs, while you support the Athenæum. A well planned gift makes it possible for you, your loved ones, and the library to all benefit.

We want to be sure that we can fulfill your wishes. If you have any questions, please contact:

Jacqueline Chambers
Major Gifts Officer
(617) 720-7639
Boston Athenæum