For the sake of liberty and conscience…


The National Campaign for a Peace Tax Fund advocates for legislation enabling conscientious objectors to war to have their federal income taxes directed to a special fund which would be used for non-military purposes alone.

Our Purpose

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The National Campaign for a Peace Tax Fund advocates for U.S. federal legislation that would enable conscientious objectors to war to have their federal income taxes directed to a special fund which would be used for non-military purposes alone.

About the Organization

The bill we seek to pass is called the Religious Freedom Peace Tax Fund Act, called H.R. 1947 in the current Congressional term.

About the Bill

How to get involved


Become an Advocate

Peace Tax Advocates (PTA) build long-term relationships with your district representative and senators, and join others who share your convictions on military spending. Average commitment is 2-3 hours per month.

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Staff a Table

Attending a conference or meeting where participants are open to hearing more about the NCPTF? Willing to set up a table at the event? Let us know and we’ll cover the table registration fees and provide literature.

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Donate

The NCPTF operates from donations and grants. These funds pay for the staff and office needed to give consistency in communications with legislators and volunteers.

Learn more about donation options

Refer Others

If you know someone in any of the districts represented on this list who would be interested in supporting this cause, please invite them to join us as a PTA.

News & Stories

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Rep. John Lewis

Representative John Lewis sponsors H.R. 1947


July 6, 2017

Representative Lewis sponsors and re-introduces the bill on April 5, 2017.

Persistent Opposition to Paying for War


September 22, 2016

David R. Bassett, founder of the National Campaign for a Peace Tax Fund, is a person of persistent faith and generous wisdom.

Bishop Thomas Gumbleton Joins Our Board of Directors


August 16, 2016

The National Campaign for a Peace Tax Fund welcomes retired Roman Catholic Bishop Thomas Gumbleton to our Board of Directors for a three-year term.

Peace Tax Fund Rally

War and Taxes In Our Nuclear Age


August 14, 2016

The National Campaign for a Peace Tax Fund welcomes retired Roman Catholic Bishop Thomas Gumbleton to our Board of Directors for a three-year term.