Local Church Resources

IRS Mileage Rate for 2017

IRS approved for Mileage rate for businesses in 2017 is $0.535/mile.

IRS Standard Mileage Rate for business miles decreased to 54 cents per mile

For 2016, the IRS mileage rate for business miles driven is 54 cents. The rate per mile driven in service of charitable organizations is 14 cents and the rate for medical or moving purposes is 19 cents. Read More

New resource: ‘Developing Your Operating Budget’

The Lewis Center for Church Leadership, part of United Methodist Wesley Theological Seminary, is offering a new video series with church budgeting advice. The cost is $39.  Learn more (Part of Lewis… Read more

Copyright Infringement Alert to Eastern PA Conference Churches

Recently there have been a number of claims of copyright infringement involving EPA Conference churches and organizations. The explosion of the Internet makes it easier to create works of copyright… Read more

Incorporating the Local Church

Incorporation Information – Sample articles and bylaws. Visit the GCFA Legal Manual for more information.