Stocks and bonds
Donate stocks and bonds
If you are considering donatingstocks or bonds at the Karolinska Institute, it is good to know that a transfer of such assets value to the Karolinska Institute or its related foundations, since KI is limited taxpayer regarding donations to research and education. This means that no capital gains tax is payable on a sale. For information on how to proceed if you want to donate shares or securities, please contact Tove Älvemark at the Karolinska Institute Foundation management.
Gift through dividends
If you as a private individual owns shares can bestow the right to future dividends tax-free to the Karolinska Institute. This applies to dividends on both listed shares and shares in unlisted companies, such as closely held companies.