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Beware of Tax and Investment Scams
Beware of Tax and Investment Scams
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In this audio interview with podcast host Tony Gill, Richard Hammar discusses why church leaders should be aware that tax and investment scams are sometimes directed at churches. For further insights into the issues covered in this interview, see "Watch Out for Tax Scams," "Ponzis, Pyramids, and Other Investment Scams," and Preventing High-Tech Fraud.

This interview is excerpted with permission from a podcast titled "Richard Hammar on Churches, Taxes, Donations, and Liability," one in a series of educational podcasts sponsored by Baylor University's Institute for Studies of Religion. Other excerpts from the interview with Hammar will be featured in future blog posts.

Join Richard Hammar on October 15 for a one-hour webinar on church and clergy tax issues with North Park University’s Axelson Center for Nonprofit Management. Participants are eligible to receive one continuing education unit (CEU). Register today.

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September 9, 2014

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