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Clergy Tax-Free Housing Allowance Ruled Unconstitutional

January 2, 2014

Clergy Tax-Free Housing Allowance Ruled Unconstitutional Courtesy of: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/25/clergy-tax-free-housing-unconstitutional_n_4339673.html A federal judge has ruled that an Internal Revenue Service exemption that allows clergy to shield a portion of their salary from federal income taxes is unconstitutional. The clergy housing exemption applies to an estimated 44,000 ministers, priests, rabbis, imams and others. If the ruling stands, […]

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