Why It’s Time for Churches to Give Up Their 501(c)3 Tax-Exempt Status

Mark Oppenheimer of Time wrote a piece that’s caused great consternation among conservatives regarding churches giving up their 501(c)3 tax-exempt status. In the piece, he argues: “Rather than try to rescue tax-exempt status for organizations that dissent from settled public policy on matters of race or sexuality, we need to take a more radical step. It’s time to abolish, or greatly diminish, their tax-exempt statuses… …And many churches and synagogues sit on exceedingly valuable tracts of Read more […]

Should Any Political Group Be Granted Tax-Exempt Status?

While the US government continues to argue over legal versus ethical transgressions at long overdue oversight committee hearings, the American public is losing sight of the fact that tax exempting politically active groups—all groups—needs to end. Our nation is being suffocated by not-for-profit candidate and issue advocacy groups and US elections continue to be purchased rather than earned. If anyone wishes to advocate for legislation or a candidate’s position, paying taxes, however distasteful, Read more […]

Planned Parenthood is aborting Federal law

Margaret Sanger may have coined the term birth control, but it is the Internal Revenue Service that is making women’s so called “reproductive freedoms” a reality. Planned Parenthood Federation America and their President Cecile Richards are breaking federal tax law and laughing all the way to the bank. IRS regulations prohibit 501c3 charities or not-for profits from participating in political activities yet for years Planned Parenthood Federation America has been given a pass by the IRS. Read more […]