Church Finance Training

Church Finance Training


Ross Williams

1/11/2018

Dear Treasurers and Finance Chairs (cc: to Pastors),

Each year your district holds District Resource Days, which consist of training in a variety of areas for both clergy and laity.

I encourage you to attend Church Finance training which be offered as a break-out session on the following dates and locations.

Sincerely,  Ross
 

1) Saturday 1/27/18, 9:30am to Noon, UMC of Liberty, 170 North Main Street, Liberty, NY 12754, 

2) Saturday 2/3/18, 9:30am to Noon, Overlook UMC, 233 Tinker St. Woodstock, NY 12498

3) Saturday 2/3/18, 9:00am to Noon, Simsbury UMC, 799 Hopmeadow St. Simsbury, CT 06070

4) Sunday 2/11/18, 2:00pm - 5:00pm, Stratford UMC, 2600 Main St, Stratford, CT 06614 

5) Saturday 2/3/18, 10:00am to Noon, Hampton Bays UMC, 158 West Montauk Highway, Hampton Bays, NY 11946

6) Saturday 2/10/18 10:00am to Noon, Westbury UMC, 265 Asbury Ave, Westbury, NY 11590

7) Saturday 2/10/18, 10:30am to 2:30pm, St. Francis School for the Deaf, 260 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11225

8) Saturday 1/20/18, 9:00am to 3:00pm, New Rochelle UMC, 1200 North Ave, New Rochelle, NY 10804

9) Saturday 1/20/18, 9:00am - 1:00pm, Shrub Oak UMC, 1176 East Main St. Shrub Oak, NY 10588

10) Sunday 1/28/18, 2:00pm - 6:00pm. Danbury UMC, 5 Clapboard Ridge Road, Danbury, CT 06811

Topics typically covered are:

  • Authority & Secrecy
  • Budgets & Reporting
  • Tax Exempt Status
  • Employment Taxes
  • Tax Reporting
  • Investments
  • Audits
  • Checks & Balances
  • Pastoral Compensation
  • Clergy Health Benefits
  • Clergy Pension Benefits
  • CPP (Death & Disability)
  • Reimbursement Accounts
  • Discretionary Accounts
  • Apportionments
  • Job Descriptions
  • Record Retention