Two of Destiny Church's charities set to be stripped of tax-exempt status


Two of Destiny Church's biggest charities may be set to be stripped of their tax-exempt status by the Department of Internal Affairs after failing to file their annual returns on time.

"They now have 20 working days to file an objection to the notice, or file both overdue returns, or they will be removed from the register."

To find out what happened with the tax returns and how likely they are to be stripped Ryan Bridge is joined by Director, Charities Law, Wellington Sue Barker and to find out why churches get tax excemtions in the first place Professor of History Massey University Paul Lineham