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The IRS and Your Church's Social Media

Sep 30, 2021

Read Time: 3.5 Minutes Did you know around 233 million Americans regularly use social media today?* This number reveals the enormous potential for yo...

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Upcoming IRS Tax Filing Deadlines 2021

Sep 16, 2021

Read Time: 2 Minutes At StartCHURCH, we want to help you stay up-to-date on the most recent updates and due dates regarding taxes. Over the past year...

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3 Top Questions Pastors Ask Us the Most

Sep 07, 2021

Read time: 5 min For twenty years, StartCHURCH has helped pastors navigate the "paperwork side" of starting a church. It can be daunting to figure ou...

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3 Top Myths Pastors Hear About 501(c)(3) Status

Aug 31, 2021

Read time: 5 mins “You have to have 501(c)(3) status!”  “Don’t apply for 501(c)(3)!”  “The government...

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Bookkeeping

A #1 Common Mistake Pastors Make

Jul 29, 2021

Read Time: 4.5 minutes "What do you mean I have to pay taxes on all this? We are a nonprofit! We shouldn't have to pay sales tax on these supplies."&...

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Should Pastors Opt-Out of Social Security?

Jul 06, 2021

Read Time: 5 minutes For the purposes of this blog, retirement does not mean discontinuing doing ministry but rather doing ministry without a paychec...

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11 Common Myths About Pastors’ Tax Returns

Feb 23, 2021

4 Minute ReadIn this day and age, seemingness endless options exist when it comes time to file your taxes. Almost all of them boast convenience and ea...

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2021 Mileage Reimbursement Updates

Feb 04, 2021

Are you aware that you should be tracking the mileage put on your personal vehicle when used for ministerial purposes? Did you know that these miles, ...

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5 Ways You Can Misuse Church Credit Cards

Oct 01, 2020

The information in this blog for church credit cards also applies to church debit cards. Credit and debit cards are an easy way for churches to allow...

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