Donor Benefits of a Bequest:
A donor may choose to designate a bequest for a specific purpose which will give the donor certainty that the gift will be used as the donor intended. In addition, most bequest are revocable which means that the donor may modify the bequest at any time based on their financial situation. BEQUESTS ARE EXEMPT FROM FEDERAL ESTATE TAXES. The estate tax charitable deduction may eliminate estate tax, which may result in a larger inheritance for your heirs.