Understanding the Pastoral
Housing Allowance

Elizabeth Brown

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Frequently asked questions

The responses to the following frequently asked questions are based on our best research and the wise counsel of professionals in the field. However, we strongly encourage congregational leaders to be in regular conversation with a professional tax preparer and/or accountant.

What’s this thing called “pastor’s housing allowance?”

How do ministers pay Social Security? (watch video)

Do I need to file a W-2 form for the pastor?