The Internal Revenue Service has denied the request by a Texas faith-based organization to become tax-exempt, saying the group’s “Bible teachings” on abortion, marriage and other issues are primarily affiliated with the Republican Party.
Christians Engaged, an organization recognized by Texas as being non-profit, had requested 501(c)(3) non-profit status from the IRS before being denied in a May letter. The group filed an appeal this month.
The organization says its purpose is to encourage Christians to pray, vote and engage the culture.
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Source: Christian Headlines