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Church Finance Today

July 2017
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Feature Article

Financial Trends in Launching Congregations

Financial Trends in Launching Congregations Subscriber access only

Study looks at how new churches approach funding and facilities.

Articles

Minding the Gap: Gender and Compensation in Churches and Ministries

Minding the Gap: Gender and Compensation in Churches and Ministries

How churches can provide equitable pay for the women and men they employ.
Tax Calendar

Tax Calendar

Important deadlines for churches and ministers

July 31, 2017

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, 2017

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 2017

If your church or organization reported withheld taxes of $50,000 or less during the most recent lookback period (for 2017 the lookback period is July ...

Semiweekly requirements, July/August 2017

If your church or organization reported withheld taxes of more than $50,000 during the most recent lookback period (for 2017 the lookback period is July ...

Finances/Budget: Centralized or Decentralized?

Finances/Budget: Centralized or Decentralized?

Infographic: How much does a new church rely on their network or sending church?
Food Safety Guide: Church Potlucks and More

Food Safety Guide: Church Potlucks and More

Learn how to safely prepare and store foods before your next church dinner.
Dealing With Dangerous People

Dealing With Dangerous People

Goes through safety measures to ward off dangerous individuals from entering your church.