Federal Judge Strikes Down Law Granting Pastors Tax-Free Housing Allowances

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MADISON, Wisc. – A federal judge in Wisconsin has struck down a nearly 60-year-old law that allows pastors in the nation an exemption from paying taxes on their housing allowance.

 

The Wisconsin-based Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) had filed suit in August of last year, challenging the 1954 “parish exemption” granted by Congress.

 

via Federal Judge Strikes Down Law Granting Pastors Tax-Free Housing Allowances | Christian News Network.

 

 

 

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