The following is intended to help you and your attorney in drafting a bequest that meets your individual interests. As you consult your attorney on the selection of appropriate wording to reflect your own goals and intentions regarding Americans for Prosperity Foundation, be sure the organization’s correct legal name appears in all final documents as:

“Americans for Prosperity Foundation, a Dalaware nonprofit corporation, or its successor, Federal Tax Identification Number: 52-1527294.”

A General Bequest of a stated sum of money may be worded:

“I give to Americans for Prosperity Foundation, a Dalaware nonprofit corporation, or its successor, Federal Tax Identification Number 52-1527294 [insert here the exact dollar amount].”

A Specific Bequest of a certain asset from your estate may be worded:

“I give to Americans for Prosperity Foundation,  a Dalaware nonprofit corporation, or its successor, Federal Tax Identification Number 52-1527294, [insert here a description of the particular property].”

Residuary Bequest, after other bequests and expenses have been paid, may be worded:

“I give to Americans for Prosperity Foundation, a Dalaware nonprofit corporation, or its successor, Federal Tax Identification Number 52-1527294, all [or a portion] of the rest, residue and remainder of my estate.”

A Contingent Bequest if the person making the will is not survived by certain individuals:

“If [name/s of primary beneficiary/ies] do/es not survive me, or shall die within ninety (90) days from the date of my death, or as a result of a common disaster, then I give to Americans for Prosperity Foundation,  a Dalaware nonprofit corporation, or its successor, Federal Tax Identification Number 52-1527294,  [insert here the exact dollar amount, description of property, or percentage of residual estate].”

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This information does not constitute legal or tax planning advice. Please consult with your legal or financial advisor.