IRS Harassment

imagesThe firestorm continues around the Internal Revenue Service‘s alleged politically-motivated manipulation of non-profit organizations’ applications for tax-exempt status. Now ABC News  reports the career-bureaucrat who ran the IRS’s tax-exempt organizations division has been promoted, and now heads its Affordable Care Act division, where most of private citizens’ medical and financial information will pour, as “Obamacare” is implemented and government’s intimidating powers are alarmingly expanded.

Add to these revelations a letter sent to the White House by Franklin Graham, asserting that the IRS is improperly targeting religious charities for investigation, including the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and the global relief agency, Samaritan’s Purse. Mr. Graham’s complaint is one of similar allegations by churches and charitable organizations. May God help us!

Read more: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/may/17/official-in-irs-scandal-to-run-obamacare-division/

About Along The Way with Gary Curtis

Gary Curtis served for 27 years, as part of the pastoral staff of The Church on The Way, the First Foursquare Church of Van Nuys, California. In October 2015, Gary retired from leadership of the church’s not-for-profit media outreach, Life On The Way Communications, Inc. He continues to blog at worshipontheway.wordpress.com. Gary and his wife, Alisa, live in southern California. They have two married daughters and five grandchildren.
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