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Church Finance Today

January 2014
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Feature Article

The Slow, Steady Salary Climb

The Slow, Steady Salary Climb Subscriber access only

Church pay shows signs of recovery. But will the new housing allowance ruling and rising healthcare costs offset gains?

Articles

Key Housing Allowance Ruling Subscriber access only

Tax Calendar

Tax Calendar

Important deadlines for churches and ministers

January 30, 2014 Subscriber access only

· Churches hiring their first nonminister employee between October 1, 2013, and December 31, 2013, may exempt themselves from the employer's share ...

Semiweekly requirements, January/February 2014 Subscriber access only

· If your church or organization reported withheld taxes of more than $50,000 during the most recent lookback period (for 2014 the lookback period ...

Monthly requirements, January/February 2014 Subscriber access only

· If your church or organization reported withheld taxes of$50,000 or less during the most recent lookback period (for 2014 the lookback period ...

January 31, 2014 Subscriber access only

· Churches having nonminister employees (or one or more ministers who report their federal income taxes as employees and who have elected voluntary ...

January 15, 2014 Subscriber access only

· Ministers (who have not elected voluntary withholding) and self-employed workers must file their fourth quarterly estimated federal tax payment ...

January 1, 2014 Subscriber access only

· Employees and employers each pay Social Security and Medicare taxes equal to 7.65 percent of an employee's wages. The tax rate does not change ...

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Internal Controls for Church Finances

Internal Controls for Church Finances

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