Tag Archives: Federal Disaster Assistance Nonprofit Fairness Act of 2013

Quietly, House Redefines Churches So They Can Get Direct Tax Dollars

Posted on by

church being builtLast week the US House of Representatives quietly passed an amendment to the Hurricane Sandy relief act that redefined churches so they could be given federal tax dollars directly to rebuild. Not only were churches redefined but they were moved into the group that will automatically qualify for federal disaster aid. Both points are extremely outside how churches are treated with regard to federal tax dollars and is a gross violation of the separation of church and state.
Continue reading