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Church Law & Tax Report

July/August 2018
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Feature Article

Compensation-Setting: Aligning Church Priorities with Market Realities

Compensation-Setting: Aligning Church Priorities with Market Realities

Steps any church can take to set fair, consistent compensation packages.

Articles

Tax Law and Compensation Planning

Tax Law and Compensation Planning Member access only

Important information about salaries, housing allowances, and equity allowances.
Setting Reasonable Compensation

Setting Reasonable Compensation

Four steps to avoid triggering costly penalties.
Congress Enacts New Requirements for Child Abuse Prevention

Congress Enacts New Requirements for Child Abuse Prevention

Eight provisions to protect children from sexual molestation that are relevant to churches.

Willow Creek's Hybels Retires Amid Allegations

Elders of the megachurch promise to examine reports of unwanted sexual comments and advances.

Q&A

Q&A: Can a Church Reject the Housing Allowance Amount a Minister Requests?

Q&A: Can a Church Reject the Housing Allowance Amount a Minister Requests?

This situation might suggest there isn't not good communication between the pastor and the board.