I use this tax strategy years ago and it enabled me to donate more money
and pay less tax.
On Wed, Oct 12, 2016, 3:45 PM Jon Langeler <jon-ispli...@michwave.net>
> Thanks for the tips! AAPL may be a good buy right now but not a steal
> Jon Langeler
> Michwave Technologies, Inc.
> > On Oct 12, 2016, at 12:07 PM, Travis Johnson <t...@ida.net> wrote:
> > I'm all in on AAPL at $114 (a few weeks ago). Keep blowing up those
> phones Samsung... LOL
> > This is a longer term investment... making 2% dividends is better than
> most bank CD's or savings accounts, and Apple has made a 16% annual return
> over the last 5 years. Even if their stock just holds (which it won't now
> because of the Samsung thing, etc), it's making 2% and it's still "liquid"
> according to the banks, which helps on personal financial statements.
> > AND, the new hip thing to do is donating stock to your church as a
> charitable donation. You don't have to pay the tax on the increase if you
> sold it first, you just transfer it at the current value. Amazing the tax
> tricks these church going people come up with... LOL
> > Travis