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Judge rules housing allowance unconstitutional. GCFA responds.

A federal judge ruled last week that the Internal Revenue Service provisions that allow clergy to avoid taxes on housing allowances is unconstitutional. U.S. District Court Judge Barbara Crabb ruled on November 22, 2013 that Section 107(2) of the tax code violates the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution (“Congress shall make […]