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    How to Turn Salary Data into a Real Compensation Package
    Join us for our October 24 webinar to learn how to go from objective data to subjective context.
      Hey, Fletch: Is Our Church Website Violating Copyright Law?
      Streaming music and other activities raise several legal issues.
      5 Numbers to Watch this Fall
        Cybersecurity Month: Smart Devices in the Home and Office
        How some easy steps can prevent your most common devices from becoming a threat.
        Are You Texting Employees on the Road?
        Your church may be liable if an accident happens.
        Hey, Fletch: Would We Save Money by Outsourcing Our Church’s Cleaning?
        The cost may seem high, but the in-house expenses may surprise you.
        The Outsourcing Option
        Why your church might want to let an outside pro handle the books.
        The Minister and the Church’s Payroll Tax Obligations
        Key tips on navigating withholding.
        When Clothing and Household Items Are Donated
        Churches may want to tell taxpayers that generosity is its own reward.
        What You Need to Know About Compensation Surveys
        Used correctly, good surveys are helpful tools for setting fair and reasonable compensation.
        Hey, Fletch: Should We Use Time Cards for Pastors?
        When work ethic comes into question, is documentation a suitable solution?
          Over 1,000 Children Abused by Pennsylvania Priests Over Decades
          New grand jury report catalogs astonishing breadth of child sexual abuse by priests.
            Organist Gets Ministerial Exception • HSA Changes? • iTunes Scam: News Roundup
            This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
            Abuse Claims Again the Top Reason Churches Go to Court
            Analysis of 2017 data also shows property disputes, zoning issues among the top problems.
            3 Audiences for Church Financial Reports to Consider
            The people you need to keep in the know when creating financial statements.
              Candidate Handout • Audit Protection Limits • Legionnaire’s at Church: News Roundup
              This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
              Hey, Fletch: A Board Member No Longer Gives to the Church
              How to approach a board member who isn’t engaging with the church’s mission.
                SBC Leader Arrested • Fort Collins’ Discrimination? • Church Leader’s DACA: News Roundup
                This week’s headlines that affect churches and church leaders.
                6 Common Problems with Church Bylaws
                Why bylaws can often hurt churches.
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                Your Guide To Employee Handbooks

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                If updated regularly, an employee handbook can offer valuable legal protection against civil court claims made by disgruntled staff members.
                12 Law & Tax Guidelines for New Ministers

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                Essential knowledge to ensure legal and financial clarity and integrity in ministry.