Church Finance Today

July 2007
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Feature Article

Are Oral Pledges Legally Enforceable? Member access only

Yes, in some states.


Protecting Against Embezzlement of Church Funds Member access only

What church leaders should do to prevent internal theft.

Proposed Legislation Would Simplify College Tax Credits  Member access only

Complex tax breaks discourage qualified students from claiming benefits.

The IRS's "Dirty Dozen" Tax Scams Member access only

A list of the scams most relevant to church leaders.



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Planning a Church Building Project

Planning a Church Building Project Member access only

Learn about zoning laws, property sales, church construction, financing, and more.
Avoiding Church Lawsuits

Avoiding Church Lawsuits Member access only

Create proactive procedures to avoid common reasons why churches most often go to court.