August 2012

Can We Amend the Pastor's Housing Allowance?
A change is allowed, but note one important limitation.
The Politics of Religion
What church leaders should know in an election year.
Drafting a Conditional Agreement for a Sex Offender
Some tips churches should note before implementing a plan.
Properly Documenting Donors' Contributions
A recent Tax Court decision underscores the critical steps churches must take.
Removing a Church Board Member
What to do when someone must be removed from office.
Defending Your Church from a Dangerous Person
Important reminders in the aftermath of a shooting at a Sikh temple.
Protecting Ourselves from Sex Offenders
One program models how churches can effectively minister to a despised population.
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Financing a Church Building Project

Financing a Church Building Project

Answers to common questions on obtaining donations, loans, and grants.
Understanding Unrelated Business Income

Understanding Unrelated Business Income

Richard Hammar explains how to compute and report unrelated business income.