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Church Finance Today

July 2014
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Feature Article

Laying Your Church's Debt Burden Down

Laying Your Church's Debt Burden Down Subscriber access only

The benefits—and drawbacks—of debt-reduction campaigns.

Articles

Tax Calendar

Tax Calendar

Important deadlines for churches and ministers

July 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 withholding) ...

July 30, 2014 Subscriber access only

Churches hiring their first nonminister employee between April 1 and June 30 may exempt themselves from the employer's share of Social Security ...

Monthly requirements, July/August 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 is July ...

Semiweekly requirements, July/August 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 is ...

Is a Pastor's Holy Land Trip Tax Deductible? Subscriber access only

It’s essential to know the difference between vacation and business expenses.
Juvenile Offenders in the Church

Juvenile Offenders in the Church

How to protect children from juveniles who sexually abuse other children.
Technology to Keep You Safe

Technology to Keep You Safe

New technologies provide more feasible means to ensure the safety of your church.