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Monday, March 13 2023

Getting the Most from the Pastor’s Compensation Package

Event Location: Office of the Greater Cleveland County Baptist Association, 1175 Wyke Rd, Shelby, NC, 28150, United States Event Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

An informative 2-hour workshop on how to structure pastor compensation packages to provide the most benefit to pastors at the lowest cost to the church. – Special emphasis on the Minister’s Housing Allowance.

Designed for clergy, church clerks, treasurers, personnel or finance committee members.

Workshop Details

We will cover need-to-know information regarding the current rules governing ministerial compensation packages. Key information will include:

  • Setting up compensation packages – Do’s and Don’ts
  • Benefits such as health, insurance, retirement savings (What is pre-tax and what is taxable)
  • Self-employment tax payment options
  • Advantage of the IRS Housing Allowance
  • Who is eligible for the IRS Housing Allowance
  • Types of housing expense records clergy should maintain
  • The congregation’s responsibility for setting the amount and maintaining records
  • Types of expenses that can be included in the housing allowance
  • How the housing allowance affects Self-Employment tax
  • Accountable reimbursement plans to pay for expenses

The workshop will be led by Ms. Janice Hagar, a church administration consultant. She assists churches with administrative issues such as church incorporation; development and revision of church bylaws, policies, and procedures; financial policies and internal controls; and church and clergy tax and compensation. She also conducts financial reviews for churches and ministries.

The workshop is offered by Gardner-Webb University’s Pittman Center for Congregational Enrichment in partnership with the Greater Cleveland County Baptist Association and the Center for Healthy Churches.

Cost

No charge! But please make a reservation by email Lisa Hollifield ([email protected])

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Office of the Greater Cleveland County Baptist Association, 1175 Wyke Rd, Shelby, NC, 28150, United States Mar 13 - Mar 17

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