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2011

Year End Giving
These tax rules determine if contributions should apply to 2011 or 2012.
The Importance of Financial Transparency
Creating more accountability for your church operations.
December Tax Tip: Note New Withholdings for 2012
New tables available from the IRS.
December Tax Tip: Plan Now to Reclassify an Employee
Changing a minister to 'employee' status should happen January 1.
The Top 10 Church Management Articles of 2011
Church leaders followed these stories most this year on ManagingYourChurch.com.
IRS Announces Recommended Mileage Rates for 2012
What church leaders should note heading into the new year.
December Tax Tip: 2012 Pension Plan Limits
New cost-of-living adjustments apply next year.
Handling Online Activities with Care
Tips every church office should post for email and Internet use.
December Tax Tip: Update Staff W-4s Now
New laws, life changes have likely affected many.
Church Business Practices are a Witness—Good or Bad
How you run the business of church speaks loudly to your community.
Wandering Church Assets
How best to track church laptops, power adapters, and other moving items
Rewriting Paterno's Playbook
What the church must learn from Penn State’s child abuse scandal
Safely Depositing Weekly Collections
One church nearly loses $7,000 in offerings.
Preventing Identity Theft at Church
What church leaders can do to protect sensitive information.
Eight Tips for Securing Church Property
Don’t let burglars get the best of your ministry.
Is the Church Treasurer Really the "Worship Pastor"?
Why word choice may undermine tithing and other acts of worship.
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