It started 5 years ago and just ended this month. After years of congressional investigations and lawsuits the IRS has finally admitted and apologized for illegal targeting and denying conservative nonprofit applications. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced October 26, the Justice Department had settled two class action lawsuits representing 469 plaintiffs that sued the IRS. AG Sessions […]
How Does President Trump’s Executive Order Affect Church Speech?
President Trump is attempting to do what the 501(c)(3) law restricts, give churches their voice back. It is encouraging to see a president strongly support churches and religious rights, however the president’s executive order (EO) is limited. If your church or ministry is formed as a 501(c)(3) then it has speech restrictions. How does the […]
Find Out Why These Famous Ministries Are Re-organizing As Churches And How You Can Too.
Recently the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA) after 66 years serving as a ministry changed their tax status from a religious nonprofit to an association of churches. Samaritans Purse is currently changing their tax status for the same reasons. Liberty Counsel, a law firm that defends religious liberty, changed their tax status in 2006 to […]
HAPPY EASTER 2017!
From all of the family at Helping Hand Outreach we wish you a HAPPY EASTER! Watch our short 2017 Easter video! “Behold! The Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!” John 1:29 (NKJV)
Will Trump Be Able To Repeal the Johnson Amendment?
President Trump Thursday at the National Prayer Breakfast promised again that he would “get rid of, and totally destroy, the Johnson Amendment and allow our representatives of faith to speak freely and without fear of retribution, I will do that- remember.” (President Trump Full Remarks Here). We believe churches and church ministries should have free […]
Legal Analysis For Section 508(c)(1)(a)
Why All Churches Should Be A 508(c)(1)(a) Dear friend: Many professionals have been asking for more detailed information on Section 508(c)(1)(a). We have prepared a legal analysis about the legislative history, intent, and court rulings concerning Faith Based Organizations organizing and operating under Section 508(c)(1)(a) and Section 501(c)(3). If you value freedom of speech and […]