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How a Housing Allowance Is NOT an Allowance

Aug 13, 2019

Ninja Turtles figurines—mostly variations of Michelangelo, like the one that could hide spare nunchucks and extra pizza in his openable plastic ...

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How to Finance Your Retirement Plan

Jul 25, 2019

Having a retirement plan is nice in theory, but where do you get the money to fund it?  I have been asking myself this question while trying to ...

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Retirement Planning for Clergy

Jul 23, 2019

Everyone understands the concept of retirement on a general level: you save money while you are working, and when you turn 65, you stop working and ha...

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Why Ministries Need to File This Annual Form

May 09, 2019

Congratulations! You have made it through April 15. The April 15 deadline for filing personal tax returns seems to always induce stress and often a se...

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One Missed Form Leads to Problems

Apr 25, 2019

For many organizations, ministries specifically, the goal for the first quarter and early second quarter is to make it through the biggest deadlines &...

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Are You Aware of These Tax Forms?

Apr 02, 2019

Every day at StartCHURCH, we receive many calls from pastors asking about various compliance and tax-related topics. With tax season around the corner...

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Housing Allowance Ruling Saves More Than You Think

Mar 21, 2019

For well over a decade, the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) has been filing lawsuits against the constitutionality of housing allowance in Sec...

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Why Pastors' Tax Returns Are Often Wrong

Mar 14, 2019

No one enjoys filing their taxes. That’s why every year when tax season comes around, we often seek out the most convenient solution to get our ...

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Do You Have to Pay Estimated Taxes?

Feb 28, 2019

Pastor Walker recently took over the senior pastor position for New Beginnings Church. The church had been growing and was now ready to give him a sal...

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