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IRS Tells Couple Tithes to Church Not Tax Deductible

Sep 26, 2012

No one ever gives to their church thinking they will experience trouble with the IRS. Yet, this is what happened to a Texas couple (David and Verona D...

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What if You are the Guest Speaker?

Sep 17, 2012

Landing at Miami International Airport on a Saturday afternoon after visiting my father’s orphanage in Venezuela, I zipped across the state ...

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The Pastor's Discretionary Fund

Sep 22, 2016

It was raining hard that day, and Pastor Giles once again noticed the old man walking around the neighborhood, pushing the shopping cart containing al...

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Auditing Reimbursements; An Easy Win For the IRS

Aug 15, 2012

A court case took place this year that reminds us of how ministers and church employees can lose largely in an audit.  It appears that the IRS ha...

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What Makes a Pastor Steal Church Money?

May 15, 2018

When you hear a story of a pastor who stole church money, do you find yourself wondering, “How could that happen?” or “What makes a ...

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The Mistakes You Make Can Cost You!

Apr 12, 2011

In 2008, pastor Ned and his wife, Regina, started a church in northern California.  They had a goal of reaching into the community by using fine ...

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