The income tax authorities’ blade is fierce for the Shincheonji, Church of Jesus, the Temple of the Tabernacle of the Testimony (hereinafter known as Sincheonji.) It was verified on the 1st that the Nationwide Tax Service launched an intense income tax investigation into 12 branches of Sincheonji dispersed nationwide in late Apr, and lately released a tax analysis into the Ca Zion Church.
Ca Zion Church is not merely the greatest Church within the United States, but is also well-known because of its missionary function, mainly on university campuses. Based on the assessment agency, the Seoul Local Tax Workplace, that is conducting a income tax analysis to the chairman Lee Man-hee and also the Shincheonji Church in Korea, launched an in-depth income tax analysis to the California Zion Church in the midst of recently.
The income tax analysis of Ca Zion Church is going to be completed until the center of this 30 days. Some are spending keen attention to the main reason why the National Income tax Services has launched a tax analysis into Sincheonji churches located abroad, in addition to the 12 Sincheonji branches dispersed in Korea.
“We understand that this has been weeks since the National Tax Services released a tax investigation into the chairman Lee Guy-hee and also the Shincheonji Church,” a law office official stated on problem of anonymity. “It is highly likely the federal government started an analysis right after finding unclear money from church buildings located abroad.”
The state added, “In the case of religious organizations, it is hard to prove even though they remitted money overseas in the name of missionary or missionary activities in Korea, but the chance of overseas income tax evasion should not be ruled out if an person purchases real estate or trusts it illegally with all the cash.”
At the same time, at the end of April, the National Tax Services sent about 200 brokers through the Seoul Regional Income tax Office’s 4th Bureau of Investigation to Shincheonji church buildings in Seoul, Gyeonggi Region and over the country without having prior notice and transferred relevant data for the tax analysis.
Chairman Man-hee Lee (89) of the Shincheonji Church of Jesus, who was arrested on charges of interfering with the government’s anti-coronavirus activities, apologized to the general public once more in attendance on the wbgwwa private test planning day.
At the initially test planning date for this situation held around the third on the listening to of Suwon Area Law Criminal Division 11 (Judge Kim Mi-kyung), Chairman Lee stated, “I apologize for causing health issues to those.” So long as this allows, I am going to be faithful to the trial.”