The congregation must understand what political activity is permissible and what is not in order to maintain itself as a tax exempt organization.
501(c)(3) organizations are prohibited from certain political activity. It is important to understand what political activities are strictly prohibited and what constitute permissible actions. See the three references listed below for more information:
Examples of prohibited activities:
Examples of permissible activities:
For additional helpful information, with examples, regarding political activity see also :