Gift of Stock

The Gift of Stock

Transferring a gift of stock is easy to do, and is tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law. Your gift amount is based on the current market of value of the stock when you donate it. A gift of appreciated securities is a great way to avoid capital gains taxes, receive an income tax deduction, and support land and water conservation. If you desire to make a gift of stock, please ask your broker to transfer the stock to the Crested Butte Land Trust and advise that it can be handled via DTC (Depository Trust Corporation) to:

Once you have made your gift, please notify Jake Jones, Executive Director, as your stock donation will arrive without naming you as the donor. You can either call Jake at 970.349.1206, or send him an email at We will not receive notification from your broker – and we most definitely want to thank you for your generosity and send you a tax receipt.