Exemption

501(c)(3), property tax, sales tax, political activity

Latest Form 990 Exemption Challenge Dismissed on Technical Grounds

Latest Form 990 Exemption Challenge Dismissed on Technical Grounds

Atheist group targeting reporting exception for churches says it will resolve technical problems and try again.
Evaluate Property Tax Exemptions Annually

Evaluate Property Tax Exemptions Annually

Time to review or apply for property tax exemptions.
Q&A: If an Outside Group Uses Our Building, Will that Jeopardize Our Property Tax Exemption?

Q&A: If an Outside Group Uses Our Building, Will that Jeopardize Our Property Tax Exemption? Member access only

Seven questions to help understand the potential implications of these arrangements.
Could You Raffle Away Your Tax-Exempt Status?

Could You Raffle Away Your Tax-Exempt Status? Member access only

Insights on a common misconception that gaming is a “charitable” activity
Responding to the Transgender Bathroom Access Controversy

Responding to the Transgender Bathroom Access Controversy Member access only

How church leaders can navigate this still-developing legal issue.

What Would Repealing the Johnson Amendment Actually Mean for Churches?

How a repeal of the amendment that prohibits political endorsements could affect pastors and churches.
Churches and Political Involvement

Churches and Political Involvement Member access only

Where church and state can meet for ministries.
Six Questions about the Supreme Court’s Upcoming Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Six Questions about the Supreme Court’s Upcoming Same-Sex Marriage Ruling Member access only

Richard Hammar explains what clergy and church leaders should know ahead of the June decision.
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Ministerial Exemption Bars Court's Ruling in Music Director's Dismissal Member access only

Federal Court unable to resolve claim that director's dismissal was based on age or disability.

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