- Dec 10, 2019
The Czech Republic’s top court has dismissed legislation that would have taxed the compensation churches receive from the state for property seized during the country’s communist era.
Elizabeth Warren would not seek to revoke the tax-exempt status of churches or other religious entities that decline to perform same-sex marriages if she’s elected president, the Massachusetts Democrat’s campaign said.
A Pew study found that most people continue to pay a church tax in Western Europe, though things may change with the next generation.
The Satanic Temple says it’s been designated a tax-exempt church by the Internal Revenue Service.
Czech lawmakers on Tuesday approved a proposal drafted by Communist lawmakers to tax the compensation that the country’s churches receive from the state for property seized by the former Communist regime.
Student volunteers help low-income people file their tax returns saving them money.