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Financial Matters - January 2012
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Financial Matters
January 2012
Ways to Help Yourself and Others

In our December Circuit Rider, we described efficient ways to gift cash / checks to the Church so as to be able to possibly itemize these as charitable deductions. We would like to continue this month by offering an additional idea for you to contemplate; pooled income funds. As previously mentioned, these ideas are meant to offer mechanisms by which one can achieve certain financial advantages, possible tax advantages, and help our Church at the same time. As everyone’s financial situation is unique, please consult your tax advisor.

Pooled Income Fund – Some people may have low cost basis stock that they have held more than one year, but still need the income it generates for living expenses.

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Financial Matters - December 2011
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Financial Matters
December 2011
Ways to Help Yourself and Others

In our October Circuit Rider, we described a way to help yourself financially (fulfilling IRA distributions tax efficiently), which also benefits the Church as well, (by making all or part of them direct transfers to the Church).

We would like to continue this month by offering an additional idea for you to contemplate (which should be done before (tax) year end, if acted upon).  As previously mentioned, these ideas are meant to offer mechanisms by which one can achieve certain financial advantages, possible tax advantages, and help our Church at the same time.

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Safe Sanctuary Policy
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Safe Sanctuary Policy

The Administrative Board of St. Paul's United Methodist Church (SPUMC) has approved implementing a Safe Sanctuary Policy as of Jan. 1, 2011.  Ministry leaders have spent many months in developing a plan that will help ensure the protection of our children, youth and vulnerable adults, as well as those who volunteer to work with them. We as a church have a responsibility to do all we can to assure parents that St. Paul's is a safe place for their children. In addition, we also have a responsibility to teach each worker how to create and maintain that safe environment.

The purpose of the policy is to help prevent the opportunity for abuse or the appearance of abuse of children, youth and vulnerable adults by:

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