This Act applies to charitable gift annuities issued by charitable organizations as herein defined and shall be known as the Charitable Gift Annuity Act. (1) “Charitable gift annuity” means a transfer of cash or other property by a donor to a charitable organization in return for an annuity payable over one or two lives, under which the actuarial value of the annuity is less than the value of the cash or other property transferred and the difference in value constitutes a charitable deduction for federal tax purposes.
(2) “Charitable gift annuity” does not include a charitable remainder trust or a charitable lead trust or other similar arrangement where the charitable organization does not issue an annuity and incur a financial obligation to guarantee annuity payments.” B.
The commissioner shall keep information obtained in the course of examinations confidential until the examination is completed.
If any provision of this Act or the application of the provision to any circumstances is held invalid, the remainder of the Act or the application of the provision to other circumstances shall not be affected.
This Act shall become effective [insert date] and shall apply to charitable gift annuities agreements entered into on or after the effective date.
“Charitable organization” means an entity described by: A.
A charitable organization shall not receive transfer of property, conditioned upon its agreement to pay an annuity to the donor or other annuitant unless and until it has obtained from the commissioner a certificate of authority to issue charitable gift annuities. A charitable organization shall file with the commissioner its application for a certificate of authority.