Congregational Treasurer’s Manual

Published on July 18th, 2015

The Congregational Treasurer’s Manual provides information on various aspects of the duties of congregational treasurer.

How to Use this Manual…

This publication is designed to provide accurate and authoritative information in regard to the subject matter covered. This manual is published with the understanding that the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod is not engaged in rendering legal, accounting, or other professional service. If legal advice or other expert assistance is required, the services of a competent professional should be sought. While every effort has been made to make the material in this text current as of the date of publication, constantly changing tax laws may affect the accuracy of this material.

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Also, as a Reference for Congregational Treasurers…

This brochure is designed for ordained or commissioned minsters of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. This brochure covers the IRS’s definition of minister, housing allowance, reporting income and expenses, paying federal and state taxes, social security taxes and tax-favored saving plans.

Click here to open the LCMS Taxes and Ministers Manual.