Board members on payroll? You normally have officers on payroll. Board member compensation is usually in the form of equity compensation and never as employment income for various tax and, in particular, corporate governance issues.
Hire a PA business attorney so they can advise the corporation.
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Your situation is really not that clear at all. You should probably discuss this with a lawyer in private before you do anything further.
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