Many Churches Are Reaching Out to Illegal Immigrants
Many Churches Are Reaching Out to Illegal Immigrants
An immigration attorney sees no legal issues related to allowing undocumented immigrants in your services.

Fox News recently reported that "from California to Illinois to New Mexico, churches and religious organizations have opened their doors for undocumented immigrant children." And in a recent post, PARSE detailed five ways to respond compassionately to the unaccompanied ...

The Taxes Churches Have to Pay
Richard Hammar says expert guidance is needed to understand tax laws.

In this audio interview with podcast host Tony Gill, Richard Hammar discusses misconceptions many people have about how tax law relates to churches. For further insights into the issues covered in this interview, see Hammar's 2014 Church & Clergy Tax Guide and Church ...

Church Management Roundup: 8.18.14
Five trends, tips, ideas, and stats to help church leaders manage well this week.
Church Management Roundup: 8.18.14

1. Church budgets underscore the value of people. “Salaries and benefits remain the top expense for churches, regardless of size. On average, 47 percent of a church's budget pays pastors and staff. In other church budget surveys conducted by the Church Law & Tax ...

.church Domain Names Available Soon
5 reasons your church should consider registering one soon
.church Domain Names Available Soon

Did you know that the Internet name space is quickly expanding far beyond the commonly used domains ending with .com, .net, or .org? And that .church domain names are coming soon?

If you didn’t know, you are not alone. One survey showed that 54 percent of Americans ...

3 Steps for Avoiding Financial Crisis
How to create a healthy and God-honoring budget.
3 Steps for Avoiding Financial Crisis

A while ago I was helping a church that was in a major crisis, one that would cause it to close its doors six months later. "How must we change?" asked the interim senior pastor. "The first thing you need to do," I said, "is to do one ministry very ...

Church Management Roundup: 8.11.14
Five trends, tips, ideas, and stats to help church leaders manage well this week.
Church Management Roundup: 8.11.14

1. A newcomer to the top five church litigation cases. Religious freedom has nudged its way into the top five reasons churches end up in court. This stat appears in a new infographic detailing the top reasons churches have gone to court between 2010 and 2013. Religious freedom ...

Tax Guide Reminder: August 2014
Don't forget this important date.
Tax Guide Reminder: August 2014

This infographic is one of many featured on ChurchLawAndTax.com. Find more infographics, including a full-year tax guide timeline infographic.

For expert help with all of your church's tax questions, check out the 2014 Church & Clergy Tax Guide.

Stay informed on church ...

Resources

Dealing with Allergic Reactions

Dealing with Allergic Reactions

Make sure all church workers are trained to identify allergic reactions.
Hosting Large Events at Church

Hosting Large Events at Church

Assess and address the unique risks your event presents.