Retired Clergy Christmas Bonus


(Englewood, CO)

We have a retired pastor who receives a small retirement amount that is 100% Housing. He is issued a 1099-R.
If we give the reitred pastor a Christmas Bonus of $1000. Does this amount need to be reported as income on a 1099-Misc form?

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Feb 13, 2018
Housing Allowance - Christmas Bonus
by: David Rutledge

Qualified Housing Allowance would not go on a 1099R - Housing allowance is still non taxable income. The amount would still be subject to Self Employment tax if the minister has not opted out of Social Security

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