Skip to comments.IRS Political Appointee Defended Obama’s Church in IRS Inquiry
Posted on 07/18/2013 9:00:43 PM PDT by Olog-hai
IRS Chief Counsel William Wilkins, one of two Obama political appointees at the agency and whose office reviewed certain Tea Party tax-exemption applications starting in early 2010, is a lawyer who defended Obamas denomination, the United Church of Christ (UCC), when the IRS questioned its tax-exempt status following a speech by then-Senator Barack Obama in 2007.
We were so interested in the case, we offered to do it pro bono, said Wilkins.
At the time of the IRS investigation, William J. Wilkins was working as a lobbyist for the WilmerHale legal firm, which eventually took up the cause of defending the UCC pro bono and ensuring the church retained its tax-exempt status.
Had the IRS pursued the matter, it would have raised serious questions about the First Amendments application to church activities, Wilkins said.
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Obama did not attend a church. He went to Ruvrund Wrong’s temple of hate.
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