Category Archives: IRS

Mike Rinder’s Rebuttal to Monique Yingling

Scientology Tax Exemption — Muffins Strikes Back Mike Rinder has an excellent rebuttal to Monique Yingling’s LA Times op-ed supporting Scientology’s tax exemption. He points out that he was in the room for many of the meetings, that IRS was misled, including being lied to about refunds and the use of tax exempt funds for …

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Sign this petition to the IRS!

Jeffrey Augustine has a new petition up on his Scientology Money Project blog – a petition to the IRS Commissioner to investigate Scientology’s tax-exempt status.  Please sign it and share widely.  And watch Leah Remini’s Aftermath Tuesdays at 9:00 pm on A&E network. PETITION: WE DEMAND THE IRS COMMISSIONER BEGIN AN INVESTIGATION INTO SCIENTOLOGY’S TAX …

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Garcia Lawsuit – Scientology is a Fraud

May 2, 2017 – Tony Ortega covered the latest in the Luis and Rocco Garcia fraud case (http://tonyortega.org/2017/05/02/judge-whittemore-puts-his-foot-down-scientology-cough-up-those-phone-numbers/) In 2013, Luis and Rocco Garcia filed a fraud case against the Scientology organization, which had dunned them for hundreds of thousands of dollars for the Super Power building in Clearwater, Florida, including donations for a cross …

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Stacy Brooks Interview with Maria Pia Gardini

MY God.  I just heard of this video (an old one) based on a comment on Mike Rinder’s blog. I had not seen it before. It is almost 2 hours long, but well worth it if you want to hear step by step how they fleeced this well-intentioned and wealthy Scientologist of more than $2 M …

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What to Say When You Write Congress

Thank you to chukicita for your comment today on Tony Ortega’s Underground Bunker.  I am plagiarizing it in full – well said!  chukicita said: So it’s the second day of the New Year and in keeping with my New Year’s resolution, the second day I am writing to my elected officials. The letters will begin …

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Leah Remini’s Aftermath Storm

Make sure to watch Leah Remini’s 8 episodes of Scientology: The Aftermath – Tuesday nights on A&E.  It plays at 10 pm PST, 9 pm CST, and 10 pm EST.   More then 2 million people have already tuned in.  There have been 4 episodes so far, plus a bonus episode based on her Reddit …

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FLAG: IRS 990-T’S FOR 2008-2014

Please check out this new post from the Scientology Money Project – https://scientologymoneyproject.com/2016/09/27/flag-service-organization-fso-irs-990-ts-for-2008-2014/ “FLAG SERVICE ORGANIZATION (FSO) IRS 990-T’S FOR 2008-2014” The Scientology Money Project updated the Flag Service Organization (FSO) IRS 990-T’s to include tax years 2013 and 2014. Located in Clearwater, Florida “Flag” as it is called,  is the top moneymaking Org in the Scientology …

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IRS Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt seeking applications

August 25, 2016 – from IRS IRS Seeks Applications for the Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities More at https://www.irs.gov/uac/irs-seeks-applications-for-the-advisory-committee-on-tax-exempt-and-government-entities The Internal Revenue Service is seeking applications for vacancies on the Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities (ACT). The committee provides a venue for public input on relevant areas of tax administration. …

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Response from my Congressperson

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Call Your Congressperson!

Please call your representative to let them know your concerns about Scientology abusing its tax exempt status.  My representative said five calls a week is a huge amount!!! You can find out your representative at http://www.house.gov/representatives/find/  And please let me know if your Senator or Representative is listed below on one of the committees with jusridiction, and …

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