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Due to some unfortunate events and shrinking congregation we have decided to close the doors on our lovely little church after 17 years. I am a volunteer
If the pastor already receives a HA that has been agreed upon by the board, and he wants to take out a home equity loan to do some remodels on the house,
Our youth pastor dedicates money monthly to go into a retirement fund thru Guidestone and wishes for the taxes to be paid before payment. He wants to
Can a church rent a parsonage out or have a memorandum of understanding to the parsonage that is owned by the church?
We pay 50% of the health insurance premiums for our minister. I know that this is a non-taxable benefit to him. We withhold the other 50% of the premium
We have a number of members using the electronic payment system. As treasurer, I feel that people should set up their own payments, I am not comfortable
I saw the book on QuickBooks talks about keep track of the hours. My question, at the end of the year you provide a statement of contributions. Do you
Part of my husband's salary is designated as a housing allowance. So does that part that is housing allowance go on line 1 of the W-2? Say for example
Example: Our pastor and his spouse receive a salaries, housing, two vehicles with insurance, hospitalization insurance, dental insurance, contributions
I am retiring from my congregation and i have a retirement contract with the congregation They are giving me a certain dollar amount each year for 10
Using Quick Books, how do churches keep the member pledges confidential? Our Financial Secretary is the only person that should have access to who pledges,
I have an approved housing allowance through my denomination. This is used against my online donations for a church planting pastor (somewhat like missions
How should the checking account balance brought forward from the end of the previous quarter be recorded in the following quarter report? At our
If a married couple are both designated as ministers, can both have a housing allowance recognizing they will only be able to deduct the actual allowable
My daughter is single and still living at home. She has become a full-time kids pastor. If she lives at home can the parents charge her rent and it