Tithing vs. Taxes: Winner – Taxes!
Caught this interesting article in Forbes about a Mormon who hasn’t been paying his taxes. Â He’s currently trying to negotiate with the IRS the rate at which he will pay his back taxes. Â He wants to pay them at a pretty paltry $3,000 a month, claiming his lifestyle requires that he “survive” on $15,000 a month (I wish I could do that). Â His argument is contingent on his desire to pay his tithing BEFORE he pays back his taxes. Â The court basically told him:
No F*$%ing Way! Â Taxes first, buddy!