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Should churches pay tax?
Governments that separate church and state aren't positioned to claim authority to tax churches, regardless of whether churches do social good.
Framers of these governments didn't want to put man-made institutions above god.
If authority comes from consent of the governed, then voluntary religion has more authority over its constituents than a compulsory nation-state. The nation-state then finds it very difficult to claim the authority to tax the church, outside of appeals to violent coercion.
Discussing power opens the discussion to the utilitarian benefit of church charity. Discussing authority makes the charity discussion, and other utilitarian discussions, moot.
The power to tax a Church is the power to limit its operations by reducing its funding at best, or the power to destroy a Church that cannot pay the tax at worst. This power is unacceptable if the Government has any commitment to religious freedom or the separation of Church and State.
Governments have the authority to tax everyone, and churches are no exception.
Governments that separate church (or religious organisations) and state aren't positioned to claim authority to not tax churches.
Churches that collect legal tender from their parishioners, fundraisers, and/or church run businesses give the government authority to choose to tax the church by dealing in the legal tender.