Understanding Clergy Taxes

September 18, 2019   2:00 pm – 3:00 pm  EDT

Do clergy taxes sometimes confuse you? Don’t feel as if you are the only one. Clergy taxes can be complicated. This webinar is designed to help you understand how compensation is taxed including salary, housing, and other benefits clergy may receive. It will be helpful for clergy, staff and lay leaders as taxes impact budgets and letters of agreement.

Nancy Fritschner is a CPA with a particular interest in clergy taxes as she is a clergy spouse. Nancy graduated from the University of Kentucky with a B.S. in Accounting and has worked for various CPA firms in Kentucky, Tennessee, South Carolina, and Alabama. She taught accounting at The University of the South and served as a finance faculty member of CREDO for many years. Nancy has developed and presented courses on clergy compensation, clergy taxes, and on church accounting for various national and diocesan church events, and for the Office of Professional and Continuing Education at Auburn University. She is one of the editors of the annual Tax Guide for Episcopal Ministers as well as Federal Reporting Requirements for Episcopal Churches. She currently lives in Louisville, Kentucky.