An in-depth look at donor advised funds

The concept of a donor advised fund is fairly straightforward: give a gift to the community foundation to set up the fund; take the instant charitable tax deduction; recommend grants from the fund…whether now or in the future.

However, there are many technical questions and details to be addressed in order to fully think it through.  Please click on the link below to download the 9-page pdf file that fully explains donor advised funds:

DAF handout July 2011