Church Finance Today

August 2011
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Getting Payroll Right Member access only

Failure to comply with laws can prove costly for churches.


Housing Allowance Ruling Appealed Member access only

Consult with a tax professional before applying a housing allowance to multiple homes.

Official Documentation Requirements for Housing Allowances Member access only

How should our church designate a housing allowance?



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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.
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.