David Hunt: Are churches a health hazard or essential service? A tale of two B.C. cities

Vancouver Sun

In Langley, township council is considering whether to repeal and even recoup permissive property tax exemptions from any organization that holds events or gatherings while B.C. is under lockdown. David Hunt, Cardus B.C. Director and Education Director says that threatening tax-exemption status of all places of worship due to one congregation’s non-compliance is extraordinarily short-sighted.  

Topics: Religion, COVID-19