Staff

How New IRS Reform Affects Taxpayers

How New IRS Reform Affects Taxpayers

Increased penalties, new improvements will affect all tax-filers, including pastors and staff members.
MassachusettsMassachusetts

Music Director’s Duties Fall “Squarely Within the Ministerial Exception” Member access only

Court ruled it was barred from resolving claim of unlawful discrimination.
What to Know About Tax Preparation Software for Pastors

What to Know About Tax Preparation Software for Pastors Member access only

Understanding the benefits and pitfalls of using tax programs for clergy.
The Top 6 Church Management Conferences for 2021

The Top 6 Church Management Conferences for 2021

These events focus on key legal, finance updates for church leaders nationwide.
IRS Announces 2021 Mileage Rates

IRS Announces 2021 Mileage Rates

Church leaders can track and report mileage for proper reimbursement.
Q&A: Can Church Employees Receive Tax-Free Assistance for COVID-Related Hardships?

Q&A: Can Church Employees Receive Tax-Free Assistance for COVID-Related Hardships? Member access only

Section 139 of the Internal Revenue Code allows you to offer nontaxable financial help for expenses directly related to the coronavirus.
What We Know: Tax Payments and Filings for Churches and Individuals

What We Know: Tax Payments and Filings for Churches and Individuals

How the coronavirus is affecting the current tax season—and beyond.
Top 3 Most Confusing Tax Issues for Clergy

Top 3 Most Confusing Tax Issues for Clergy

What new—and veteran—ministers and treasurers need to know to file taxes correctly and receive maximum tax benefits.
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

Help for completing these important forms.
IRS Releases Proposed Revision for Form W-4 for 2020

IRS Releases Proposed Revision for Form W-4 for 2020 Member access only

New form should make accurate withholding easier for church employees.
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?

Church Law & Tax Update

Sign up for our free Church Law & Tax Update Newsletter: Vital coverage of critical developments, news, insights, and resources about legal and tax matters affecting churches, clergy, staff, and volunteers nationwide.

Lead your ministry with confidence.

Become a Member
Promo Devices