God reigns when we take a liberal view, when a liberal view is presented to us. ~ Henry David Thoreau
Friday, January 21, 2011
Cash-Strapped Cities Look To Tax Churches
So much to say on this issue:
1. Sounds like these churches want to have their cake and eat it too. They deny the constitutionality of separation when it comes to imposing religion on others, but embrace separation when it might cost them.
2. I've long thought that church sanctuaries used exclusively for worship and charity activities should be tax exempt, but church businesses like schools, day-cares, property rentals, etc. where the church competes with an unfair advantage against commercial or private businesses should be taxed at the same rate as any other business. Read the Article at HuffingtonPost