Faith Tax Exempt Status
Faith Episcopal Church is an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) tax exempt organization [section 501(c)(3)] as listed in the Diocese of Olympia, Inc.'s "Cumulative List of Tax Exempt Organizations".
Accordingly, the IRS has issued the following in regards to this:
"Based on the information supplied, we recognized the subordinates named on the list you submitted as exempt from Federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Code.
Donors may deduct contributions to you as provided in section 170 of the Code. Bequests, legacies, devises, transfers, or gifts to you or for your use are deductible for Federal estate and gift tax purposes if they meet the applicable provisions of sections 2055, 2106 and 2522 of the Code."
The Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America, also known as the Episcopal Church, whose federal tax identiication number is 31-1629166, is an unincorporated association that has since the 1940s continuously enjoyed an explicit federal "group" tax-exemption under the Internal Revenue Code. The Church's status is currently relected in its listing in the IRS Cumulative List of Tax Exempt Organizations, p. 2538 (2003 ed.) (note the Code "1" in the listing denoting group exemption).
Therefore, Faith Episcopal Church (as a Cumulative List of Tax Exempt Organizations) is covered by this exemption:
The Episcopal Diocese of Olympia
1551 10,h Avenue E (Box 12126),
Seatle, WA 98102
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