American Baptist Foundation was established in 1985 to provide estate planning and planned giving services and resources for the support of our American Baptist partners in ministry.

Donor Stories
Learn how others have made an impact through their acts of giving to our organization and others. Explore the many benefits of charitable gift planning.
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For Advisors
We have a complete tax update service for CPAs, attorneys, CLUs, CFPs, ChFCs, trust officers and other professional friends. The GiftLaw services are made available to all advisors as a free service.
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Personal Planner
Ten Reasons to Update Your Estate Plan
You have completed a will and perhaps a revocable living trust. Your durable power of attorney for healthcare and a living will are in place. All of your records are safely in place and carefully...
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Savvy Living
When You Need Help Caring for a Parent
Where can I turn for caregiving help? I help take care of my 78-year-old mother and work too, and it's wearing me to a frazzle. Taking care of an aging parent over a period of time — especially...
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Planned Gifts Calculator
View a presentation that shows the benefits of a planned gift. Discover new ways to meet your goals through Charitable Giving.
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Washington News
Increased Child Tax Credit for 2018
In IR-2018-217, the IRS reminded taxpayers of the benefit of the increased Child Tax Credit. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act doubled the Child Tax Credit from $1,000 in 2017 to $2,000 in 2018. IRS...
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