When the IRS Comes Knocking Feature ReportOVERVIEW
This resource highlights a stand-alone article from the pages of Church Law & Tax Report
In this Feature Report:
The new "Audit Technique Guide for Ministers," which was released on June 30, 2009, provides important insight into the key issues the IRS will scrutinize when they audit ministers. The new guide begins by noting that "ministers are accorded some unique tax benefits for income, social security and Medicare taxes, which present several potential examination issues on ministers’ tax returns in addition to income and expense issues found in most examinations."
The guidelines' treatment of each of these issues is summarized in this Feature Report.ADDITIONAL INFORMATION