Charitable Planning

Serving Clients in Charlottesville, Richmond, Staunton and the Surrounding Areas


Did you know you can include non-profits an other charities in your estate plan?

Did you know you can include non-profits and other charities in your estate plan?

Your estate plan can indeed include giving to your favorite charities. It’s a wonderful way to support causes close to your heart and has benefits not only for the charity, but your family as well.

Charitable planning doesn’t have to be complicated. You can give directly to your church or charity of choice with cash, stocks, or real estate deeds.  This is especially useful for assets in which you have a low basis and would otherwise pay large capital gains taxes.  There are also options if you prefer that your giving is contingent on a specific circumstance. To discuss these options and your charitable wishes, please contact Stapleton Elder Law.

Thank you for your wisdom, patience & support through this process. We always felt like we were in “good hands.”

Carol D.
Greene County, VA

Lovely, beautiful people. Jeannie is always friendly and pleasant and informative. The office has perfect lighting, and we’re always offered tea or coffee. The whole experience, though it could be a time of anxiety, becomes a very loving, relaxing experience. Who knew that taking care of our family’s future and “late” life business could be such a nurturing, caring experience?

Edie G.
Gordonsville, VA

Stapleton Elder Law is by far the best legal firm in our area. Their knowledge and skill is unmatched.

Leonard L.
Charlottesville, VA

Everyone in the firm is friendly, knowledgeable and professional. All your needs will be taken care of in a timely manner, with everything explained thoroughly.

Tracy F.
Richmond, VA

I have utmost faith in Simon’s knowledge of elder law and recommend him highly to anyone looking for expert guidance in this area.

Beth G.
Richmond, VA

Great experience with Simon! He was efficient and professional. I can relax knowing that (my planning) is well taken care of.

Laura D.
Charlottesville, VA

I found Mr. Stapleton very calm, thoughtful and a good listener. He helped me with my questions and concerns.

Jan B.
Charlottesville, VA

Met when needed legal assistance for multiple family issues. Defined and proceeded to structure medical, trusts and will to protect wife, son, and grandchildren. Also, have amended my trust and feel it’s important to join the C.F.C. Plan [the Client and Family Care Plan] for other expected services.
You owe it to your beneficiaries to have your life’s/death’s plans defined.

Robert M.
Nellysford, VA

We’ve known Simon for the last 2-3 years he has worked with us to resolve a number of complex family issues. Simon’s manner is gentle, kind and reassuring; he instills confidence. We have great peace of mind knowing that he’s there for us. We have recommended him and will continue to do so we consider him more than just our attorney.

Gene and Kim Y.
Scottsville, VA

The entire staff is compassionate to all aspects of dealing with the often times difficult and sensitive matters of estate planning and planning for your elder years. Top notch. Couldn’t be more satisfied.

Brian S.
Charlottesville, VA

Thank you for your concern and help in updating our legal documents. Being able to sign the papers in your office was great.

Jim and Mary A.
Waynesboro, VA

What a great learning experience. Everyone there was always readily available and very knowledgeable.

Celia T.
Charlottesville, VA

Expedient, professional, and top-notch services. Extremely trustworthy and reliable. The best of the best.

Maria P.
Centreville, VA

Simon and his office are professional, knowledgeable, and gives their all to making sure you get what you need!

LeAnn M.
Charlottesville, VA

I can say that I worked with Simon and his professional, awesome team and they have put my mind and heart to ease. Highly recommend.

Myra D.
Appomattox, VA

Working with Mr. Stapleton and his very excellent staff was a complete pleasure. The resulting documents reflect their knowledge & dedication. I highly recommend their services.

Tamsin S.
Charlottesville, VA

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Stapleton Elder Law is your Virginia resource for Asset Protection, Medicaid Pre-planning, Elder Law, Long-Term Care Planning, Paying for Nursing Home Cost Planning, Estate Planning, Business Owners and Business Succession Planning, Charitable Planning, Estate Tax Planning, Special Needs Planning, Veterans Benefits and Aid & Attendance. Stapleton Elder Law serves clients in Charlottesville, Virginia and the Surrounding Areas, including Winchester, Richmond, Staunton and more.
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