Clergy Tax Organizer ®

NEW 2017 ONLINE ORGANIZER IS NOW AVAILABLE! Thank you for selecting the Clergy Tax Organizer ® to assist you with preparation of your tax returns. The organzier will help clergy accumulate and summarize their tax information to prepare a more accurate return. Each year we publish an organizer for clergy, which is designed to be…

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MN Department of Revenue Issues TurboTax Warning

 On Friday, March 8, 2013, the Minnesota Department issued the following warning regarding Intuit products used for income tax preparation (TurboTax, Lacerte, Intuit online, ProSeries). “The Minnesota Department of Revenue advises you not to use Intuit (TurboTax, Lacerte, Intuit online, ProSeries) to file your Minnesota taxes electronically or on paper. Intuit has discovered multiple issues…

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2012 Church & Clergy Tax Guide – NOW AVAILABLE

The 2012 Church & Clergy Tax Guide is now available for shipping. Get a better understanding of U.S. tax laws as they relate to pastors and churches with the 2012 Church & Clergy Tax Guide; learn how tax laws apply to you, how to correctly report your federal income taxes and social security taxes, understand…

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It’s beginning to look a lot like…Tax Season.

The income tax filing season has begun and important tax documents should be arriving in your mailbox. Even though your return is not due until April, you can make tax time easier on yourself with an early start. Here are Clergy Financial Resources’ top 7 tips to ensure a smooth tax-filing process. 1. Gather your…

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2011 Clergy Tax Organizer – Now Available – $45.00

We are pleased to offer you the chance to discover the power of our innovative Internet-based products. The new 2011 Clergy Tax Organizer Online, a tax preparation guide. Each year we publish a tax organizer for clergy, which is designed to be used as a learning tool and reference guide. This organizer will assist you…

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Get Answers To Your Church & Clergy Tax Law Questions

Ministers are treated differently under the tax code than virtually anybody else in the country. They have advantages and disadvantages that no one else has. Often, confusion exists concerning clergy compensation, deductions and expenses. Our clergy tax professionals can sort out the complexity of clergy tax law. We will research and answer your questions and…

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New Tax Court Ruling on Clergy Housing Allowance & Multiple Homes

Phil Driscoll owns two homes. One in Cleveland Tennessee and a lake home outside of Cleveland Tennessee. Phil Driscoll is an ordained gospel minister. Phil Driscoll Ministries paid for both homes and it was excluded from his income under the Pastor’s Housing allowance under Section 107 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986. The IRS…

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Holidays & Weekends Affect 2011 Tax Deadlines

Every year, taxpayers in the United States have until April 15 to file their tax return or file an extension. Normally, the only exception is if April 15 falls on a Saturday, Sunday or national holiday. This year taxpayers get will an extra three days to file their 2010 tax returns due to a Washington …

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IRS Delays Start of Filing Season For Some Taxpayers

Clergy who claim deductions for home-mortgage interest, gifts to charity and state and local taxes will have to wait until middle to late February to file their 2010 returns. The Internal Revenue Service attributed the late start of the filing season to changes in tax law for 2010 that were finished last week. The agency…

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How the Obama tax bill will affect church employees

On December 17, 2010, President Obama signed into law H.R. 4853, the Tax Relief Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization and Job Creation Act Of 2010, which will affect every U.S. employer and several areas of payroll, tax and benefits administration in January. Back in 2008, after the passage of the 2008 stimulus package, many taxpayers received $300…

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