“An outstanding resource for anyone handling the financial affairs of a church.”
—Simeon May, CPA, executive director, National Association of Church Business Administration
This annual reference guide continues to be one of the few resources offering tax and financial advice to churches and nonprofit organizations. Issues of financial accountability, receiving and maintaining tax-exempt status, accounting for charitable gifts, and other crucial topics receive careful and full discussion.
The 2014 edition also contains a thorough description of tax laws affecting churches and other nonprofit organizations, ensuring compliance with all regulations. This guide is indispensable to church treasurers and anyone else responsible for the financial operation of a nonprofit organization.
This 2014 edition includes:
- Expert advice on handling charitable gifts
- Risk management checklists
- Easy techniques for simplifying financial policies and procedures
- Tried-and-true steps for reporting financial information
- Key steps in sound compensation planning
- Examples of required IRS filings
“Because of the completeness of these guides, they should be in every church library and in every pastor’s study.”
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|Contributor(s)||Dan Busby, CPA , J. Michael Martin , John VanDrunen|
|About the Contributor(s)||Dan Busby, CPA
Dan Busby is a certified public accountant with a Masters degree in business from Emporia State University. He has worked as controller of a university medical center, partner-founder of a CPA firm, and chief financial officer for a religious denomination. He currently serves as the president with the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability, Washington, D.C, and is he coauthor of The Christian's Guide to Worry-Free Money Management.
J. Michael Martin
J. Michael Martin is an attorney with a Juris Doctor from Regent University School of Law, where he was editor-in-chief of the Regent University Law Review, and has an undergraduate degree from Oral Roberts University. He is passionate about helping churches and other Christ-centered organizations comply with ECFA standards. He currently serves as director of member services and associate legal counsel for ECFA, Winchester, Virginia.
John Van Drunen is an attorney and a certified public accountant with a Juris Doctor from Regent University School of Law and accounting degree from Anderson University. He has devoted much of his time to working in tax-exempt tax policy and other nonprofit related matters. He currently serves as vice-president and in-house legal counsel for the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability, Winchester, VA.
|Publish Date||Jan 7, 2014|