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Should churches pay tax?
Religious organizations with large property holdings of historically important buildings and their land should be exempt from land taxes as they are generally unable to sell them or otherwise use them profitably.
of British churches are Grade 2 listed, and some are even Grade 1. Introducing a tax on churches would mean less money to maintain the fabric of the building.
Buildings of historical importance can be also operated as museums and earn an income from visitors who are not there for the religious services.