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On the Upswing

On the Upswing

An examination of the important environmental factors affecting charitable giving

The past year has been an eventful one in the world of philanthropic planning. The ongoing economic recovery has resulted in more discretionary income and record values of investment markets. At the same time, interest rates and inflation have remained low. In addition, taxpayers began to feel the impact of higher federal income taxes and lower estate taxes


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