Kanye West Registers His Sunday Service Church As Tax-Exempt Amid '$50 Million' Lawsuits & Heated Jesus Mask Deposition

Kanye West has reportedly made a bold move surrounding his Sunday Service church after being sued for upwards of $50 million.

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The 44-year-old rapper -- who started the invite-only service in 2019 -- quietly registered the church as a tax-exempt non-profit in March of this year.

The filing obtained by The Sun, shows the Grammy-winning musician hired attorney Karl F. Mill. The San Francisco-based lawyer specializes in non-profit organizations.

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Kanye has now been granted 501c3 tax-exempt status, the outlet reports.

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His $2.2 million Calabasas bachelor pad -- where he lives amid his divorce with Kim Kardashian -- is listed as the church's headquarters.

It's allegedly the same home he used trees and a 50-foot wall to barricade himself in.

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The documents state Kanye's corporation is not allowed "participate in, or intervene in [including the publication or distribution of statements], any political campaign on behalf of or in opposition to any candidate for public office" now that it's considered a non-profit.

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It's an interesting move considering the Jesus Is King rapper -- who took the church on the road to Coachella -- is currently being sued for damages in two class-action lawsuits.

Last year, Kanye and Live Nation were sued over missed and delayed payments related to his first opera at the Hollywood Bowl with his Sunday Service choir.

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That's not the only legal battle that Kanye is currently facing.

As reported, Ye allegedly flew off the handle during a heated, court-ordered deposition.

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According to All HipHop, MyChannel’s lawyers filed an emergency motion to get Kanye in court and he lost his s--- on the company's attorney, Michael Popok.

Kanye allegedly called Popok -- who is white -- "boy" at least 12 times during the virtual 10-minute deposition.

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The rapper also wore a "full-face hood and head covering adorned with Jesus Christ’s image which obscured his face and muffled his voice," and said the legal team did not have a right to see his face.

Kanye also referred to himself as a “mental genius-ness" and called Popok "f---ing stupid" before storming away.



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