Missouri University of Science and Technology


Do you have to take an IRA deduction this year because you've reached age of 70.5 years? Have you also been thinking about giving a gift to the university or alumni association? If so, you may be able to make a gift DIRECTLY from your IRA to Missouri S&T or the Miner Alumni Association.

  • The IRA rollover provision permits donors age 70.5 or older to make tax-free charitable gifts, totaling up to $100,000 per year,directly from his or her IRA to Missouri S&T and the Miner Alumni Association. The provision expires Dec. 31, 2009.
  • Charitable IRA Rollover requirements:
  • You must be 70.5 years of age.
  • Tax benefits apply to direct rollovers up to $100,000 per year for tax years 2008-2009.
  • The provision expires December 31, 2009.
  • The amount must be in the form of an outright gift; gifts for charitable gift annuities or charitable trusts do not qualify.
  • Qualified charitable distributions must be direct rollovers from your IRA custodian to a charitable institution.
  • No income tax charitable deduction is permitted for qualified charitable distributions.
  • Qualified charitable distributions count against your minimum required distributions.
There are many ways to make a charitable gift to Missouri S&T and the Miner Alumni Association. Please consult your tax or financial advisor about the benefits of the Charitable IRA Rollover. For more information call Missouri S&T's development office at 800-392-4112 or email giving@mst.edu.

Marianne Ward
Director, Alumni and Constituent Relations Missouri University of Science and Technolog
(formerly University of Missouri-Rolla)
Executive Vice President Miner Alumni Association
(formerly MSM-UMR Alumni Association)
115 Castleman Hall
400 W. 10th Street
Rolla, MO  65409-0650

Phone: 573-341-6034
Fax: 573-341-4706
Email: mward@mst.edu

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