September 26, 2011
A nonprofit led by embattled Roman Catholic priest the Rev. Frank Pavone solicits tax-deductible contributions but hasn’t had authority from the IRS to do so for 16 months.
“If it still is collecting tax-deductible donations, it’s collecting under false pretenses,” said Vaughn James, a Texas Tech University Law School tax law expert. “I know the IRS won’t take it lying down.”