Self Employment tax

by Jay
(Glendale, AZ USA)

Are ministers liable for self employment tax?

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Jul 03, 2012
Self Employment Tax
by: Anonymous in NC

Yes, ministers must pay Self-employment taxes (Social Security and Medicare Taxes). The housing allowance which is exempt from income when calculating a ministers income taxes is also added back to gross income when calculating his/her self-employment taxes.

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