Church Law & Tax Report
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The legal ins and outs of church mergers, acquisitions, and donations/dissolutions.
Why churches must understand the severe nature of a pedophile's offenses.
This checklist outlines the details of a corporate merger.
Inadequate records can prove costly for pastors and leaders.
What churches must know about the last-minute 'fiscal cliff' deal.
Issues that affect ministers and churches, with Richard R. Hammar
Arbitration is a potential way to resolve church disputes without going to the civil courts.
Injury to reputation is not always presumed in cases of false accusations.
Courts can resolve defamation claims that do not involve interpretation of religious doctrine.
When is a church required to turn over its membership list for inspection?
Officers, Directors, and Trustees
If a church neglects to address an issue in its governing documents, state nonprofit corporation law will provide the answer.