How do I hire an employee for our church?

Is it time to hire an employee for your church?  If so, then you need to consider a few things in advance: 1. Will this person be Support Staff or Pastoral Staff?  Support staff (like office staff, janitors, gardeners, technicians, etc.) are NOT ordained and so most labor laws apply to them (OT, discrimination, lunch/rest …

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What is New Hire Reporting?

Federal law requires all states to maintain a New Hire Registry.  You, as an employer, must report any new hire within 20 days (or even faster in some states).   Most states allow you to report your New Hires online, simplifying paperwork. The main reason for these registries is to allow states to forward any Wage …

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How do I fill out a Form I-9?

Every employer must struggle with an I-9 Form, for it is required with each New Hire.  The new employee completes Section 1, while the employer/manager/supervisor completes Section 2.  (Section 3 is done at a later date- if at all)  So what goes where?  Which IDs can a New Hire show you?  You want to make …

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