Church's Campaign Signs OK with IRS

1 decade 2 years 2 months ago Wednesday, October 25 2006 Oct 25, 2006 Wednesday, October 25, 2006 6:50:04 PM CDT October 25, 2006 in News

The IRS said church campaign signs: must not be close to election day; must not refer to voting in a specific, upcoming election; must not identify a candidate for public office; and must not approve or disapprove of a particular candidate.

The IRS said there is no legal problem with Blue Ridge Christian Church's signs because they promote a ballot issue, not a candidate. The church hopes its signs increase awareness about the controversy surrounding embryonic stem cell research.

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