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Managing Your Church

Seventh Circuit: Clergy Housing Allowance Is Constitutional

Appellate court reverses lower court ruling, preserving valuable tax benefit.

 March

Managing Your Church

A Peek Inside How Churches Spend Their Money

The trends from the past 20 years—and how you can help us better understand them in 2019.

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 August

Managing Your Church

Interview: Churches and Ministry Litigation

If you examine the annual lawsuits against churches, the results may surprise you.

March 2019

March

Accounting Standards Update

FeaturedWhat Are the Consequences for Pastors Who Don’t File Tax Returns?

What Are the Consequences for Pastors Who Don’t File Tax Returns?

Some ministers incorrectly believe they are exempt from taxation.
Requirements for Hiring Foreign Nationals at Your Church

Requirements for Hiring Foreign Nationals at Your Church

From eligibility to site visits to records, recent headlines reiterate the need for compliance

Recent Developments

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Sexual Misconduct by Clergy, Lay Employees, and Volunteers

Court affirmed Youth Pastor’s 40-year Sentence for predatory sexual assault

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Sexual Misconduct by Clergy, Lay Employees, and Volunteers

Six-Year Sentence for Youth Pastor Who Engaged in Sexting

Who We Are

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Richard R. Hammar
Richard R. Hammar
Attorney, CPA, Author & Speaker
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Ann Buwalda
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Lisa Runquist
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ChurchSalary

ChurchSalary

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Safe Hiring Practices for Ministries

Safe Hiring Practices for Ministries  Subscriber access only

Essential items to consider before you bring new clergy or staff on board.
Politics and the Church

Politics and the Church Subscriber access only

Tax and legal guidelines faith-based organizations need to know before jumping into the political fray.
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