Background Note | HBS Case Collection | March 1998 (Revised April 1998)

Charitable Trusts

by Henry B. Reiling


Discusses the concept of charitable lead and charitable remainder trusts, some of their mechanics, and typical circumstances in which they are used.

Keywords: Financial Instruments;


Reiling, Henry B. "Charitable Trusts." Harvard Business School Background Note 298-096, March 1998. (Revised April 1998.)