Church Finance Today

July 2004
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Signing Contracts on Behalf of Your Church Member access only

Be sure you understand the legal consequences of documents before you sign.

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Be Aware of Restrictive Covenants on Property Member access only

Ignoring these covenants can lead to serious legal consequences.

Can Bankrupt Debtors Continue Making Tuition Payments to Church Schools? Member access only

Not if there is no "compelling circumstance" for a child's private education, court rules.

Tax Court Reverses IRS, Allows Charitable Contribution Deduction  Member access only

Church letter verifying giving records meets substantiation requirements, court rules.

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Your Guide to Employee Handbooks

Your Guide to Employee Handbooks Member access only

If updated regularly, an employee handbook can offer valuable legal protection against civil court claims made by disgruntled staff members.
Unrelated Business Income — The General Rules

Unrelated Business Income — The General Rules Member access only

How unrelated business income, and the possible taxes owed from it, works for churches.