Church Finance Today

September 2001
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Feature Article

What Church Treasurers Should Know About Gifts of Stock (Part 2) Member access only

Churches and donors need to know the applicable tax rules.


Giving to One's Church After Declaring Bankruptcy Member access only

Bankrupt donors can use disposable income for tithing provided requirements are met.

Backup Withholding Policies for Workers Who Do Not Disclose Social Security Numbers Member access only

New tax law changes withholding rate after August 6, 2001.

Withholding Construction Payments Due to Poor Workmanship May Be Illegal Member access only

Withholding funds in excess of the cost of repairs is "unlawful," court concludes.

Tax Court Addresses Substantiation of Car Expenses Member access only

Treasurers should be aware of strict substantiation requirements.