1 Jun, 2017 @ 09:43
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Catalans least likely to donate tax money to Spain’s Catholic Church

EMPTY PLATE: Catalans least likely to give taxes to Church

CATALANS are least likely to donate their taxes to the Spanish Catholic Church.

Only 19.76% of taxpayers in the northern region tick a box on their return to donate 0.7% of their salary to the church or to charities.

EMPTY PLATE: Catalans least likely to give taxes to Church
EMPTY PLATE: Catalans least likely to give taxes to Church

The Balearic Islands are fourth-bottom of the list of 15 autonomous regions, with 30.12% choosing to donate.

The biggest contributors to the Church’s coffers come from Castilla La Mancha, where 48.87% of earners choose to pay the tax.

Last year, the Church raised €227 million from the tax, with charitable social projects eceiving €299 million.

Joe Duggan (Reporter)

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  1. In my opinion this article is aflicted by some mal interpretations of the facts.

    Only exists a catholic (universal ) church that is not only a philantropic institution ,else that is aimed to another purposes (the man needs more things that only bread).

    The small economic aportation of the residents in Catalonia is a sample of three facts:

    First: God is dead for the modern man. Niestche said it many years before now.

    Second:The Catholic Church in Spain have lost many much terrain.

    Third: The Catholic Curch in Catalonia, is suffering a severe punishment due to his backing to the separatism wich is based in the pagan cult to materialistic and selfishs myths as the fatherland , the class supremacy and ,even, the racial superiority. All them antagonistic with the catholic frame. This contradiction is affecting to some clerygs and nuns that exib in the media histrionic comportaments backing the secesionism.

    Fourth: Exists a widening gap between clerygs that support the secesisonism and those that are against it.

    • You appear to have overlooked a rather large elephant in this room Anselmo, namely, the filthy perversions, both physical and sexual, committed by so many of the practitioners and acolytes of the Roman Catholic cult.
      That type of behaviour is somewhat off-putting to potential benefactors.

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