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 October

UPDATE: Oral Arguments Completed in Clergy Housing Allowance Challenge

Seventh Circuit’s three-judge panel should reach a decision by early next year.

 November

Managing Your Church

Hey, Fletch: What Should I Look for in an Online Giving Platform?

Four values every church should consider before making a choice.

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 November

Key Financial and Tax Tasks for Ending 2018 Well

A few crucial tasks can ensure compliance for 2018 as 2019 begins.

November 2018

November

End-of-Year Tasks

Richard R. Hammar

This Week

FeaturedYour IRA and 401(k) Contribution Limits Just Went up for 2019

Your IRA and 401(k) Contribution Limits Just Went up for 2019

The IRS issued new guidance in November for cost-of-living increases.
Gifts of Property: Help Donors Get It Right

Gifts of Property: Help Donors Get It Right

Three examples demonstrate how to substantiate donations of land and buildings in accordance with tax law.
Sorting Out Gifts from Compensation for Pastors’ Income Tax Treatment

Sorting Out Gifts from Compensation for Pastors’ Income Tax Treatment

A recent major Tax Court ruling underscores key criteria for church leaders to follow.
Why Taking Minutes Is a “Must”

Why Taking Minutes Is a “Must”

Here are 4 reasons to take thorough, accurate minutes at your meetings.

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Richard R. Hammar
Attorney, CPA, Author & Speaker
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Does Your Church Owe Taxes on Alternative Revenue?

Does Your Church Owe Taxes on Alternative Revenue? Subscriber access only

How unrelated business income, and the possible taxes owed from it, works for churches.
2018 Church & Clergy Tax Guide

2018 Church & Clergy Tax Guide Subscriber access only

Find comprehensive help understanding United States tax laws as they relate to pastors and churches.