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Church Finance Today

July 2016
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Effective IT on a Church Budget

Effective IT on a Church Budget Member access only

How to get the most bang for your buck when buying and maintaining computers and other technology.

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When Politics Enters the Church

When Politics Enters the Church Member access only

Rampant violations expose congregations to the possibility of losing their tax-exempt statuses.
Tax Calendar

Tax Calendar

Important deadlines for churches and ministers

August 10, 2016

Churches having nonminister employees (or one or more ministers who report their federal income taxes as employees and who have elected voluntary withholding) ...

July 31, 2016

Churches having nonminister employees (or one or more ministers who report their federal income taxes as employees and who have elected voluntary withholding) ...

July 30 , 2016

Churches hiring their first nonminister employee between April 1 and June 30 may exempt themselves from the employer’s share of Social Security ...

Semiweekly requirements, July/August 2016

If your church or organization reported withheld taxes of more than $50,000 during the most recent lookback period (for 2016 the lookback period is July ...

Monthly requirements, July/August 2016

If your church or organization reported withheld taxes of $50,000 or less during the most recent lookback period (for 2016 the lookback period is July ...

Giving Habits Based on Three Church Sizes

Giving Habits Based on Three Church Sizes

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Juvenile Offenders in the Church

Juvenile Offenders in the Church Member access only

How to protect children from juveniles who sexually abuse other children.
Protecting Your Tax-Exempt Status

Protecting Your Tax-Exempt Status Member access only

Understand the requirements of your tax-exempt status.