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When a Pastor’s House Is a Church Home: Why the Parsonage Allowance Is Desirable Under the Establishment Clause

Federalist Society Review, Volume 18
Hannah C. Smith, Daniel Benson April 25, 2017

Hannah Smith and Daniel Benson discuss the parsonage allowance, whereby the value of a minister’s home is exempted from federal income tax. It argues that the allowance is constitutional under the Establishment Clause, and indeed desirable pursuant to important Establishment Clause values. [Read Now]