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Church Finance Today

July 2017
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Feature Article

Financial Trends in Launching Congregations

Financial Trends in Launching Congregations Subscriber access only

Study looks at how new churches approach funding and facilities.

Articles

Minding the Gap: Gender and Compensation in Churches and Ministries

Minding the Gap: Gender and Compensation in Churches and Ministries

How churches can provide equitable pay for the women and men they employ.
Tax Calendar

Tax Calendar

Important deadlines for churches and ministers

July 31, 2017

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, 2017

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

Monthly requirements, July/August 2017

If your church or organization reported withheld taxes of $50,000 or less during the most recent lookback period (for 2017 the lookback period is July ...

Semiweekly requirements, July/August 2017

If your church or organization reported withheld taxes of more than $50,000 during the most recent lookback period (for 2017 the lookback period is July ...

Finances/Budget: Centralized or Decentralized?

Finances/Budget: Centralized or Decentralized?

Infographic: How much does a new church rely on their network or sending church?
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Check-In and Check-Out Procedures

Check-In and Check-Out Procedures Subscriber access only

How to establish check-in procedures that keep children safe.
Using Social Media Safely

Using Social Media Safely Subscriber access only

Policies to keep your church staff and members safe when using social media.