Clergy

Exemptions, filing tax returns, housing allowance, definitions, withholdings, penalties, audit risk, estimated taxes, Social Security reporting requirements, taxable income, love gifts, retirement gifts

Making Sense of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

Making Sense of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Member access only

What tax law changes mean for church employees and donors.
What the CARES Act Means for Churches and Church Staff

What the CARES Act Means for Churches and Church Staff Member access only

How to navigate the government’s $2.2 trillion stimulus plan responding to COVID-19’s economic fallout.
Top 3 Most Confusing Tax Issues for Clergy

Top 3 Most Confusing Tax Issues for Clergy Member access only

What new—and veteran—ministers and treasurers need to know to file taxes correctly and receive maximum tax benefits.
Another Option for Tax Preparation: Enrolled Agents

Another Option for Tax Preparation: Enrolled Agents

They cost less and are certified by the IRS. But they still need to be vetted before hiring.
Six Provisions from the SECURE Act Offer Greater Incentives to Save For Retirement

Six Provisions from the SECURE Act Offer Greater Incentives to Save For Retirement Member access only

A detailed review of how these changes will benefit churches and staff.
How to Prepare W-2s for Church Employees, Including Ministers

How to Prepare W-2s for Church Employees, Including Ministers Member access only

Last-minute help for completing these important forms.
Tips on Selecting a Tax Preparer

Tips on Selecting a Tax Preparer Member access only

Choose a person with experience preparing ministers' tax returns.
2020 Webinar Series

2020 Webinar Series

Church Law & Tax presents these valuable learning opportunities to help you lead in your role.
IRS Announces 2020 Mileage Rates

IRS Announces 2020 Mileage Rates

Church leaders can track and report mileage for proper reimbursement.
Designating a Housing Allowance for 2020

Designating a Housing Allowance for 2020 Member access only

Help for setting this important clergy benefit before the new year.
Q&A: The Ins and Outs of Form 941

Q&A: The Ins and Outs of Form 941 Member access only

Is a church with only one employee who is a minister required to file this form?
Sample Housing Allowance for Pastors

Sample Housing Allowance for Pastors Member access only

Ready-to-use resolution language for church board to set a clergy housing allowance in 2020.

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