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Church Isn’t Exempt from Paying for Water, Sewage

ALBANY, N.Y. (CN) - A Jehovah's Witness church in Brooklyn has to pay for water and sewage, because the 100,000 square-foot building houses two caretakers and their wives, disqualifying the church from the exemption for religious corporations, a New York appeals court ruled.

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