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Church Finance Today

December 2015
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Why Churches Need to Strive for Fair, Competitive Pay

Why Churches Need to Strive for Fair, Competitive Pay Subscriber access only

Outlook seems brighter, but challenges with gender and other factors remain.

Articles

Tax Calendar

Tax Calendar

Important deadlines for churches and ministers

December 15, 2015

• Complete all year-end transactions to be sure that they are reportable on your income tax return.

• A church must make quarterly estimated ...

December 31, 2015

• Churches must designate a portion of each minister's compensation as a housing allowance by this date in order for ministers who own or ...

Setting a Pastor's Pay

Setting a Pastor's Pay Subscriber access only

Richard Hammar explains legal and tax matters for planning the pastors compensation.
The Enforcement or Return of Donors' Designated Gifts

The Enforcement or Return of Donors' Designated Gifts  Subscriber access only

How to handle designated gifts. Are they enforceable or refundable?