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3 Reasons Why Your Church Should be 501(c)(3)

Apr 03, 2018

Is it necessary for churches to apply for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status? More specifically, should your church apply for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status? T...

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4 Things Great Ministries Do

Mar 27, 2018

With the due date of Form 990 for most ministries quickly approaching, I have recently written several blogs emphasizing the importance of filing a ti...

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Should Ministers Report Their Housing Allowance?

Mar 22, 2018

One of the most common questions we receive from pastors, church treasurers, ministry CFOs, and church administrators this time of year has to do with...

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The Most Penalized Form for Ministries

Mar 13, 2018

Every year we talk with more than 1,000 leaders who are starting and leading ministries all across America. Many are stepping out in faith and bringin...

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Never Miss This Form Again!

Mar 01, 2018

Every year thousands of nonprofit organizations, including ministries, are required to file an annual information return to the IRS via Form 990. The...

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Tax Reform Implications for Churches and Ministries

Feb 27, 2018

By now we should all be aware that the tax reform Congress passed in December 2017 has affected our individual tax liabilities. Some changes, such as...

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IRS Rules Church “Coffee Shop” Not Tax-Exempt

Nov 02, 2017

I love talking with pastors. I get to hear about how their churches are impacting their community and about their visions and dreams for the future.&n...

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Are There Any Benefits of 501(c)(3) for Churches?

Oct 03, 2017

There is a lot of information on the Internet about whether or not churches should apply for and obtain 501(c)(3) approval. There are those who say ch...

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IRS Denies a $65 Million Charitable Tax Deduction

Aug 24, 2017

In order for your donors to claim a tax deduction for the donations they give to your church, they must properly “substantiate” their dona...

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