(217) 877-6766

Vol. 1: PowerChurch: Pastor Salary

Political Activities by Churches


Vol. 2: PowerChurch: Housing Allowance and Parsonage Allowance

Copyright and Publications: Policies to Establish for your Church

Vol. 3: PowerChurch: Completing 941 Payroll Tax Returns

Church Employee Payroll

Vol. 4: PowerChurch: Contribution

Legal Matters:  Forming a Legal Entity in the Church

Vol. 5: PowerChurch: Getting Ready for 1099s

1099 Laws and Independent Contractors

Scorecard of Expired and About to Expire Tax Rules


Vol. 6: PowerChurch: Preparing the 4th Quarter 941 and W2's

Organizational Budget

Substantiating Charitable Contribution by Individuals

Vol. 7:  PowerChurch: End of Year/New Year Checklist

Church Government

Earned Income Credit and Rules


Vol. 8:  PowerChurch: Bank Reconciliation

Church Accounting: Internal Controls

Meal and Entertainment Expenses


Vol. 9:  PowerChurch: Equipment Records

Church Accounting: Housing and Parsonage Allowance

Personal Tax:  Renting Out Your Home


Vol. 10: Church Accounting: Protective Ministry

Personal Tax:  Tax Implications of Divorce


Vol. 11: PowerChurch: New Employees

Church Accounting: Unrelated Business Income Tax

Personal Tax:  Tax Aspects of Caring for the Elderly


Vol. 12: PowerChurch: Are your PowerChurch Files Protected with Passwords?

Church Accounting:  What’s the Difference Between a Lay Employee and a Dual-Status Minister?

Personal Tax:  Deductible Moving Expenses


Vol. 13: PowerChurch: Financial Reports-Balance Sheet

Church Accounting:  Programs and Activities

Taxation of Prizes and Lottery Winnings


Vol. 14: Powerchurch: Financial Reports - Income and Expense Statement

Church Accounting: Filing Requirements

Taxation of Social Security Benefits


Vol. 15: Powerchurch: Financial Reports - Activity Reports

Church Accounting: A New Church Treasurer...Now What?

Tax Breaks For Volunteer Workers


Vol. 16: Financial Reports - Changes in Equity Report

Church Accountability: Annual Certification of Racial Discrimination for Private Schools Form 5578

Miscellaneous Itemized Deductions


Vol. 17: PowerChurch: Entering the Budget

Church Accountability: Applying for 501(c)(3) Tax Exempt Status


Vol. 18: PowerChurch: Extra Income To Report On W-2

Church Accountability: Federal Judge Rules Against Housing Allowance

Announcing 2014 Seminars! 


Vol. 19: PowerChurch: Contributions

Church Accountability: Housing Designation


Vol. 20: PowerChurch: Debit or Credit???

Church Accountability: Embezzlement in the Church


Vol. 21: PowerChurch: Repeating Transactions

Church Accountability: Frequently Asked Questions


Vol. 22: Church Accountability: Why Does a Church Need to Keep Records?


Vol. 23: PowerChurch: Mistakes Happen - Correcting Posted Contributions

Church Accountability: Taxable & Non-Taxable Income


Vol. 24: PowerChurch: Mistakes Happen - Correcting Posted Journal Entries - Part 1

Church Accountability: Employment Taxes for Churches and Non-Profits


Vol. 25: PowerChurch: Mistakes Happen - Correcting Posted Journal Entries - Part 2

Church Accountability: Why Should I Attend a Seminar on "Church Accountability"?

Personal Tax: Simplified Home Office Deduction


Vol. 26: PowerChurch: Mistakes Happen - Correcting Posted Journal Entries - Part 3

Church Accountability: Who is an Independent Contractor?

Personal Tax: The Amazing Tax Benefits of Health Savings Accounts


Vol. 27: PowerChurch: Mistakes Happen - Correcting Posted Journal Entries - Part 4

Church Accountability: Audit or Procedural Church Review

Personal Tax: Illinois Little Known Tax Benefits


Vol. 28: PowerChurch: Budget

Church Accountability: Church Government

Personal Tax: Money, Money, Money - Education Credits


Vol. 29: PowerChurch: Budget - Part 2

Church Accountability: Ethical Standards in the Church

Personal Tax: To Itemize or Not To Itemize


Vol. 30: Church Accountability: Conflict of Interest Policies

Personal Tax: Health Insurance & Your Tax Return


Vol. 31: PowerChurch: Budget - Part 3

Church Accountability: Confidentiality in the Church


Vol. 32: PowerChurch: Budget - Part 4

Church Accountability: Substantiation and Disclosure Rules: Charitable Contributions


Vol. 33: PowerChurch: Is Your Payroll Module Setup Correctly?

Church Accountability: Payment of Employee Busiess Expenses

Personal Tax: Child & Dependent Care Expenses


Vol. 34: PowerChurch: Is Your Payroll Module Setup Correctly? - Part 2

Church Accountability: Retirement Planning for Ministers

Personal Tax: Retirement Plan Distributions - You Can't Afford to Do It Wrong


Vol. 35: Church Accountability: The Ins and Outs of Short Term Mission Trips

Personal Tax: Education Credits - Don't Let the IRS Keep Your Money


Vol. 36: PowerChurch: Is Your Payroll Setup Correctly? - Part 3

Church Accountability: Phone Scams Continue to be Serious Threat, Remain on IRS "Dirty Dozen" List of Tax Scams for the 2015 Season

Personal Tax: Tax Identity Theft - IRS Cyber Attack Leaves Thousands Vulnerable


Vol. 37: PowerChurch: Is Your Payroll Model Setup Correctly? - Part 4

Church Accountability: Beware of Fake Charities

Personal Tax: Retirement Plans - Vehicles for Growth & Tax Savings


Vol. 38: PowerChurch: Is Your Payroll Model Setup Correctly? - Part 5

Church Accountability: Political Activities in the Church

Personal Tax: How Much Does Your Employee Cost You?


Vol. 39: PowerChurch: Is Your Payroll Model Setup Correctly? - Part 6

Church Accountability: Preventing Fraud in the Church

Personal Tax: Form W-4 - How to Keep Your Money


Vol. 40: PowerChurch: Year End Checklist

Church Accountability: Selecting a Tax Preparer

Personal Tax: Beware - The IRS is After 1099s


Vol 41: PowerChurch: Year End Checklist

Church Accountability: Deductible Charitable Contributions

Personal Tax: Breaking News - Year End Tax Saving Opportunities


Vol 42: Church Accountability: Gross Income vs Gift

Personal Tax: Tax Refunds: Expect Delays


Vol 43: PowerChurch: Statement Reconciliation

Church Accountability: Fraud Failsafe

Personal Tax: Depreciation Deadline


Vol 44: PowerChurch: Printing Reports

Church Accountability: 7 Security Tips

Personal Tax: Starting a Business 101


Vol 45: PowerChurch: Building Reports

Church Accountability: Protect Your Tax Records

Personal Tax: Charitable Contributions


Vol 46: PowerChurch: Building Reports

Church Accountability: IRS Involvement


Vol 47: PowerChurch: Building Reports

Church Accountability: Politics and the Church


Vol 48: PowerChurch: Building Reports - Fund Accounting

Church Accountability: Financial Records


Vol 49: PowerChurch: Membership Tracking

Church Accountability: Financial Reporting


Vol 50: PowerChurch: 2017 Budget

Church Accountability: Internal Controls


Vol 51: PowerChurch: Year-End Gifts

Church Accountability: Pastoral Counseling


Vol 52: PowerChurch: Taxable Income Items

Church Accountability: Keeping Records

Personal Tax: Measuring the Miles


Vol 53: PowerChurch: Updating PowerChurchfor 2017

Church Accountability: Filing Your 1099

Personal Tax: New Tax Rates for 2017


Vol 54: PowerChurch: Stewardship Resources

Church Accountability: Tax Prep Assistance

Personal Tax: Company Cars


Vol 55: PowerChurch: Using the Journal Report

Church Accountability: E-File in 2017

Personal Tax: Refunds and Taxes Due


Vol 56: PowerChurch: Designated and Restricted Funds

Church Accountability: What Is Income?

Personal Tax: Tax Extension Reality


Vol 57: PowerChurch: Designated & Restricted Funds: Entering The Receipts

Church Accountability: Contributions

Personal Tax: Underpayment Penalties


Vol 58: PowerChurch: Designated & Restricted Funds: Writing A Check

Church Accountability: How to Set-up Clergy Housing Allowance or Ministers’ Housing Allowance

Personal Tax: Dependents 


Vol 59: PowerChurch: Designated Funds

Church Accountability: IRS Warns of Scam

Personal Tax: Overtime Changes


Vol 60: PowerChurch: Correcting Entries in PowerChurch

Church Accountability: Newlywed Taxes

Personal Tax: Deductible Travel


Vol 61/62: PowerChurch: A Written Memorial Policy and Year-End Prep - Form 1099

Church Accountability: Ministry Business and How To Know It's the IRS

Personal Tax: Illinois Tax Changes


Vol 63: (October 2017 Special Edition): Procedural Church Review 


Vol 64: Check Withholding and Estimates Now to Avoid Surprise at Tax Time

Business versus Hobby: Do Not Let the IRS Decide

4th Quarter Form 941


Vol 65: What are the Tax Implications of Long-Term Care Insurance Premiums and Benefits?

Federal Judge Rules Against Housing Allowance

Year-End Prep for W2 and W3


Vol 66: Illinois Invest in Kids Act

Employment Tax Rules

Update Your 2018 Payroll Tax Tables!


Vol 67: Understanding Deductions under the 2018 Tax Bill

Selecting a Tax Preparer

Understanding the Chart of Accounts


Vol 68: Noticing a bigger paycheck?

Housing Allowance Official Designation

Understanding the Chart of Accounts


Vol 69: 2018 New Child Tax Credit

What Does the Housing Exclusion Include?

Understanding the Chart of Accounts



elp lockup




2018 Tax Reform


Click here for more information on our Seminars


Sign Up for Email Newsletter