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Living Legacies: Transforming charitable giving

Report
November 2017
Philanthropy Impact Living Legacies Committee
The UK needs to create opportunities that encourage all who can afford it to give more. One mechanism that promises to be transformative in its potential to stimulate giving would be the introduction of Living Legacies into the UK, which could leverage an additional £400 million in assets and income each year for charity.
 
This flyer outlines the proposed model and anticipated impact on giving in the UK, tax issues and a final recommendation to the government.