Extend Your Support into the Future
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Passionate about advancing the mission of American University? Leaving the university assets such as retirement plans or life insurance policies is an easy way to extend your support of AU into the future. To do so, simply designate American University as a beneficiary on the respective form. This is an entirely different document than a will—which makes this both a convenient and flexible approach to supporting AU. You aren’t locked into the choices you make today; you can review and adjust your beneficiary designation at any time.
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You can name American University as the beneficiary of any one or more of the following:
- Contact Seth Speyer, Executive Director of Planned Giving at 202-885-3411 or firstname.lastname@example.org to learn how naming American University as a beneficiary of your assets can make a difference at the university.
- Talk to your financial or legal advisor to learn which assets can trigger taxable income when paid out to a beneficiary.
- If you name AU in your plans, please use our legal name and Federal Tax ID.
Legal Name: American University
Address: 4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20016
Federal Tax ID Number: #53-0196549
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