Empowered Leader Webinar - January 23, 2019 (ECFA)

Dawn has risen on a new year…

Here at Empower, our vision is to equip organizational leaders with services and resources to fulfill their vision. This year, we are launching the Empowered Leader webinar series to share important updates, and to learn from wise voices in the areas of financial management and stewardship.

On January 23 at 11 am CST, Empower clients and staff gathered for our first free webinar of the year, entitled "New Year Financial Update."

Video of the call.

The topics we covered in this 1-hour webinar included:

  • Refreshers on essential financial tasks to complete in the new year

  • Impact of new tax reform laws on ministers, nonprofits, and churches in 2019

  • Major financial and tax pitfalls for churches and nonprofits to avoid

  • Latest updates on challenges to the minister’s housing exclusion and church Form 990 filing exemption

We were joined by special guest, Vonna Laue, executive vice president of Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (ECFA). She is a leading expert in our country on financial management and governance for churches and non-profits. Learn more about ECFA, and their free resources for churches.

Speaker Contact Info:

Vonna Laue, CPA

Links to Items Discussed:
Housing Allowance Worksheet
Housing Allowance Board Approval
Conflict of Interest Declaration

For more information, contact info@empowerconsulting.net, or ‭(817) 778-8540‬.