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Did the Tax Overhaul Create a Spike in Donor-Advised Funds? Well, It’s Complicated…

Post date: 
February 8th, 2018
Article Type: 
External News Article
Article Topic: 
Giving
Article Source: 
The Nonprofit Quarterly

For the uninitiated, donor-advised funds, or “DAFs,” are funds set up with “charitable sponsors” to allow donors to get a charitable deduction at the point of their funding while charitable grants are made from them over time at the donor’s direction. As most NPQ readers know, DAFs have significantly grown from year to year over the past few decades, outpacing growth in giving through other intermediaries. 

Link to article: 
https://nonprofitquarterly.org/2018/02/07/tax-overhaul-donor-advised-funds-spike-daf/

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