Giving Deadlines for Gateway Conference:
Treasurers should close their accounts on December 31 and submit their accounts for audit by review by
February 1. The Gateway Conference accounts will close January 5 to allow time to receive final
contributions from churches. All checks for 2020 must be dated by December 31, 2020. Any checks written after that date will be credited in 2021.
Giving Deadlines for FMCUSA:
For Individual donors, to be included as a 2020 gift the check must be dated in 2020 and postmarked no later than December 31, 2020. Online gifts must be made no later than December 31st, 2020.
Church checks for giving that qualifies as a deduction from income for the EPP calculation must be dated in 2020 and postmarked no later than January 8, 2020 to be counted as 2020 gifts. Online gifts must be made no later than December 31st, 2020.