Commercial Annuities

A Smart Gift to Leave to Children's Cancer Research Fund

Like retirement plan assets, commercial annuities provide for tax-deferred growth while the owner is living. Because distributions from commercial annuities are subject to income taxes, they are often considered among the best assets to leave to charity. Due to our tax-exempt status, Children's Cancer Research Fund can receive your commercial annuity completely tax-free. The best way to give a commercial annuity in support of our work after your lifetime is to name us as beneficiary.

Making this gift is as simple as updating your beneficiary form with your bank or insurance company. You can designate us as the primary beneficiary for a percentage or specific amount. You can also make us the contingent beneficiary so that we will receive the balance of your policy only if your primary beneficiary doesn’t survive you.

Next Steps

  1. Contact Amy Polski Larson at 952-224-8486 or apolskilarson@childrenscancer.org for additional information on commercial annuities.
  2. Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
  3. If you include CCRF in your plans, please use our legal name and federal tax ID.

Legal Name: Children's Cancer Research Fund
Address: 7301 Ohms Lane, Suite 355, Minneapolis, MN 55439
Federal Tax ID Number: 41-1893645

Start Planning Today

Download our FREE Personal Estate Planning Kit.

Download Kit

The Wings Society

Read how you can join our legacy society today.

Learn More

Meet Our Donors

Read why others are planning gifts to fund research of childhood cancers.

Read More