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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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Can Churches Give Bonuses to Pastors?

Mar 29, 2018

To the average churchgoer and to one looking in from the outside, the pastorate may appear to be one of glamor. Typically, these individuals only see ...

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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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How to Start a Ministry

Mar 20, 2018

When the Lord lays it on your heart to begin a ministry, it is common to start thinking about the spiritual and logistical sides of establishing a min...

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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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Do Ministers Have to Pay Estimated Taxes?

Mar 08, 2018

When considering the full spectrum of ministers’ taxes, the nuances can be mind-boggling. For instance, did you know that ministers are exempt f...

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Now is the Best Time for Your Church to Start a School

Mar 06, 2018

When the new tax reform was passed in December 2017 a lot of changes came with it. Most notable are the changes that directly affect individual taxes....

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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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