What do I do with this Love Offering?!?!
Pastors and ministry staff do a wonderful job of selflessly giving to their congregation on a weekly, and even daily, basis. There are times, such as Pastor Appreciation Month, that churches give their people the opportunity to respond to all they’ve received in ministry through love offerings or gifts.
A question that often comes up with love offerings and gifts is this: Is the gift reportable as income on the W2 for the recipient? Let’s look at a few things you need to consider.