'Tis the Giving Season! As you consider your year-end giving, keep these deadlines in mind to ensure you reap this year’s tax benefits.
December 18: To ensure organizations receive resources by the end of the year, make 2015 grants from your WaterStone Giving Fund by December 18.
December 31: To receive your tax deduction for tax year 2015, make contributions to your WaterStone Giving Fund on or before December 31.
- Physical checks must be postmarked by the US Postal Service on or before December 31. Checks sent by other delivery methods, such as Federal Express, must be received at our office before December 31.
Please send to: WaterStone | 10807 New Allegiance Dr., Suite 240 | Colorado Springs, CO 80921
- E-check and credit card gifts must be executed by midnight in the time zone where you make the gift. Go to waterstone.org and click "Make a Gift."
- Mutual funds, stocks, and publicly-traded securities must arrive in a WaterStone brokerage account by December 31. Since transfers of securities can take several days, we encourage you to contact your investment firm now.
WaterStone's offices will be closed November 26 and 27 for Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.