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Minister Required to Pay $6,000 Tax on $2,700 Pay Raise

Mar 12, 2019

When it comes to keeping accurate books and paying a minister a salary, churches must navigate many compliance issues. Let me give you an example.&nbs...

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Church in Miami Gets a 7.1 Million Dollar Tax Bill

Mar 05, 2019

First Presbyterian Church of Miami, the oldest church in the city, has been levied a 7.1 million dollar tax bill by the Miami-Dade property tax apprai...

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5 Steps to Legally Start a Church

Jan 29, 2019

What does it take to start a church or ministry?  It may seem simple at first. But once you factor in all the paperwork, legal procedures, and f...

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Pastors Discover They Owe IRS Thousands of Dollars

Jan 17, 2019

The relationship between church members and their pastor is special. Pastors often serve long hours and make themselves available at a moment’s ...

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2019 Tax Calendar for Churches and Ministries

Jan 15, 2019

It’s that time of year again for pastors and ministry leaders all over the country—time for taxes! We often receive calls from pastors an...

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How to Properly Handle Designated Donations

Jan 11, 2019

A church and its members have a unique and valuable relationship. After all, what would a church be without its members? With grace, members receive t...

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8 Important Rules for Creating Donation Receipts

Jan 10, 2019

One of the best ways for a church to show its gratitude towards members’ faithful giving is by providing donors with donation receipts. Receipts...

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Your Most Important Board Meeting of the New Year

Jan 03, 2019

The new year has officially begun! The start of a new year is a natural time to reflect on the previous year. We tend to think about setting personal ...

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3 Things Every Ministry Should Consider Doing Before 2019

Nov 15, 2018

There are times when we all put things off until the last minute. Some of us do this more often than others, and this is referred to as procrastinatio...

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