Sample Bequest Language
Please share the sample bequest language below with your estate planning attorney. If you would like to restrict your gift to a particular program or purpose, please contact us for further information.
I give $____________ to Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut
I give ______ percent of my estate to Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut
I give all [or _____ percentage of] the rest, residue, and remainder of my estate, to Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut
If my wife and children are not living on the ninetieth day after the date of my death, I give ____________ to Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut
The information on this website is not intended as legal or tax advice. For such advice, please consult an attorney or tax advisor. Figures cited in examples are for hypothetical purposes only and are subject to change. References to estate and income taxes include federal taxes only. State income/estate taxes or state law may impact your results. Annuities are subject to regulation by the State of California. Payments under such agreements, however, are not protected or otherwise guaranteed by any government agency or the California Life and Health Insurance Guarantee Association. A charitable gift annuity is not regulated by the Oklahoma Insurance Department and is not protected by a guaranty association affiliated with the Oklahoma Insurance Department. Charitable gift annuities are not regulated by and are not under the jurisdiction of the South Dakota Division of Insurance.