How a Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD) from your IRA Works
You are at least 70½ years old with IRA funds you no longer need
Make a qualified charitable distribution (QCD) from your IRA
*If you are 72 years old or older, your QCD can count towards your required minimum distribution (RMD)!
Your QCD goes directly to charity, supporting a cause you care about
Discover the Benefits of a Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD)
Reduce Your Taxable Income
Fulfill your Required Minimum Distribution (RMD)
Make an Impact for Benedictine’s Students Now
“The new tax law presented an opportunity to help the College (through an IRA gift) that I had not considered before.”
– Charlie SanPetro, ’62
Find Out if a Qualified Charitable Distribution (QCD) is Right For You
Take Your Next Steps
1. Get started by selecting your IRA custodian and filling out your information below. This information will be used to pre-fill your distribution form.
2. Once you have downloaded and completed the rest of your form, please mail the form to your IRA custodian. We recommend mailing this by December 1 to ensure you receive your tax deduction for this year.
3. Please let us know about your generous gift! We’d like to thank you and ensure your gift goes to the program or department you desire.
This information is not intended as legal, accounting or other professional advice.
For assistance in legacy planning, consult an attorney for legal advice or the services of a qualified professional.