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by waltbristow
Tue Sep 01, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: Local Unit Finance
Topic: "Custom" Finance Report
Replies: 11
Views: 232

Re: "Custom" Finance Report

You're not thinking of refunding the 'excess' contributions, are you?
by waltbristow
Sun Aug 09, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: Local Unit Finance
Topic: Digital Signatures
Replies: 6
Views: 421

Re: Digital Signatures

Does LCR have language to the effect that "by clicking Enter I approve this transaction"? Is there language, for example, that says the bishop or clerk has approved a Unit Financial Statement? When a wet signature is not possible (or because of the pandemic very difficult), I've suggested ...
by waltbristow
Sun Aug 09, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: Local Unit Finance
Topic: Gift Cards Reimbursement Queston
Replies: 8
Views: 590

Re: Gift Cards Reimbursement Queston

The idea of handing out gift cards for birthdays or graduations strikes me as strange - though I'm not sure I can adequately explain why. Maybe it's because I would not be comfortable cashing a church check and handing a youth a $10 bill for a birthday. Maybe it's a concern about Handbook 34.7.2 tha...
by waltbristow
Sun Aug 09, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: Local Unit Finance
Topic: Auditor wants all past documents scanned in...Help
Replies: 7
Views: 503

Re: Auditor wants all past documents scanned in...Help

The Church Auditing Department recommended past documents be scanned because of Covid-19. They had two concerns. First was the close contact that personal meetings might require. Second was that some parts of the world (and the United States) do have travel restrictions that make it difficult for au...
by waltbristow
Sun Aug 09, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: Local Unit Finance
Topic: custom OTHER accounts for online tithing slip
Replies: 11
Views: 573

Re: custom OTHER accounts for online tithing slip

It's hard enough to get units to limit the use of the Other category to "proper" purposes. But at least if those handling donations get a donation slip with a new subcategory, they can check with local Priesthood leaders to talk about it. I'm also wondering how often "donations" ...
by waltbristow
Sun Aug 09, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: Local Unit Finance
Topic: Payments in Audit Disappeared
Replies: 3
Views: 123

Re: Payments in Audit Disappeared

I've seen this as an intermittent problem. So have others. It seems to go away on its own, so I've never been able to figure out if it's something on my end or on the Church's end.
by waltbristow
Thu Mar 12, 2020 7:52 am
Forum: Local Unit Finance
Topic: approved other donations
Replies: 2
Views: 293

Re: approved other donations

And if they are too old you can always write a check and deposit it into the proper categories (in the name of the original donor).
by waltbristow
Sun Mar 01, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: Local Unit Finance
Topic: Is it appropriate to encourage online payment of fast offerings and tithing if possible?
Replies: 7
Views: 423

Re: Is it appropriate to encourage online payment of fast offerings and tithing if possible?

Sounds like one of those many things where local leadership must decide what is best for their own members.
by waltbristow
Thu Aug 09, 2018 8:29 am
Forum: Local Unit Finance
Topic: LUFAS: object [object] OK
Replies: 15
Views: 966

Re: LUFAS: object [object] OK

According to an email from the Church Auditing Department this morning, there is a bug in LUFAS that interferes with saving audits.

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