Report A Violation

If you see a violation of the First Amendment or the IRS tax code and wish to report it, please email the details to or mail to  FFRF Metropolitan Chicago Chapter,  P.O. Box 480283,  Niles,  IL  60714.

We will investigate the report and let you know how we intend to proceed.

Violations may be any of the following:

  • Religious symbols, signs or other objects in or on local government or state school property
    e.g. Ten Commandment displays, nativity scenes, etc.
  • Prayers or other religious statements at local government or state school meetings and events
    e.g. prayers or moments of silence before football games, government meetings or school assemblies, etc.
  • Any other explicit endorsement of religion or any religious requirement by local government or state school authorities
  • Violations of the tax exempt requirements under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code
    e.g. endorsement of or campaigning for political candidates or agendas, political lobbying, operating for the profit of private individuals, etc.