How long should receipts be kept? (Pastors)
W-2′s should be kept forever, and all other receipts, statements, bills, check stubs, etc. should be kept for six years. Any receipts relating to capital expenditures or improvements (home improvements) should be kept for 6 years after the sell of a home. Any receipts or documents relating to investments or investment properties should be kept for 6 years after selling or disposing of the investment.