A federal judge has ruled that the cash housing allowance for clergy is unconstitutional. What happens next and what does this mean for you?
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As a pastor, one of your greatest earthly rewards is the clergy housing allowance. Though it’s nothing compared to the rewards you’re piling up in heaven, it is definitely something that should not be overlooked.
Here are some things to remember as you prepare your 2018 clergy housing allowance request:
The housing allowance is one of the greatest IRS benefits provided to ministers. If you haven’t been taking advantage of it, you really should. Taking a housing allowance will save you a lot of money come tax time.