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My Thoughts – Recent District Court Decision Regarding the Minister’s Housing Allowance

November 27, 2013

I decided to weigh-in on the discussions about the recent district court ruling that the long-standing minister’s housing allowance exclusion is unconstitutional.  You can read the exact details of this decision here.  My first comment about this ruling is that it is no surprise.  Frankly, I have expected this to happen sooner.   Of course, a lengthy legal course of events has already been initiated that will take several years for an eventual resolution, which, IMO, will probably find is way to the Supreme Court.

My personal observation is this:  read entire article

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