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No politics behind church tax case delay: Minister

By Joyetter Feagaimaali'i 06 December 2020, 9:00PM

The Minister of Customs and Revenue, Tialavea Tionisio Hunt, has denied claims the Government is delaying its pursuit of a court case against church ministers because of election concerns.

Last year charges against 39 Ministers from the Congregational Christian Church of Samoa (C.C.C.S.), the country's largest denomination which opposes the policy, were dismissed in the District Court.

By Joyetter Feagaimaali'i 06 December 2020, 9:00PM

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