Remember us in your will and trusts.  If justice and fairness are important to you, designating Southern Legal Counsel as a charity in your will or trusts will ensure that your legacy will improve the lives of vulnerable populations and create lasting positive change. Giving through your estate plan can generate a charitable estate tax deduction and substantial tax savings. You can use the following language or call Jodi Siegel at (352) 271-8890 to get started.

 

Sample Language for Simple Bequest

I give, devise and bequeath _______________ (insert dollar amount or item of property to be donated) to Southern Legal Counsel, Inc., or its successor organization, a Florida nonprofit corporation as described in section 170 (c) of the Internal Revenue Code, located at 1229 NW 12th Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601, to be used in furtherance of its mission.

 

Sample Language for Residuary Bequest

I give, devise and bequeath _______________ (insert % amount) of all the rest, residue and remainder of my estate to Southern Legal Counsel, Inc., or its successor organization, a Florida nonprofit corporation as described in section 170 (c) of the Internal Revenue Code, located at 1229 NW 12th Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32601, to be used in furtherance of its mission.