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Prevent Payroll Mistakes: What Churches Need to Know

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Nearly every church faces an important, but often challenging, task throughout the month: payroll. Churches must follow important rules and requirements to avoid penalties—and to make sure every pastor and employee's paychecks and withholdings are correctly handled. In this one-hour video, Rich will cover several topics, including:

  • What is taxable income?
  • What gets reported on a W-2?
  • The tax treatment of pastors
  • Payroll tax reporting requirements for churches
  • Penalties for staff and volunteers for errors
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