War-tax resisters protest in New York City in April, 2013. Photo via Flickr user The All-Nite Images
The War Tax Resisters Penalty Fund began more than 30 years ago Read More
To join the list: send your contact information to Peter Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org or fill in the registration form.
To request assistance: send documents to WTRPF, 1036 N. Niles Ave, South Bend, IN 46617 (see How the Penalty Fund Works link above for details).
Please do not send donations to this address as we cannot deposit checks made out to WTRPF.
To contribute to an appeal for funds: write a check to our fiscal sponsor CMTC and send it to:
Conscience and Military Tax Campaign
PO Box 2096
Mars Hill, NC 28754
Note that donations to CMTC for WTRPF are not tax deductible.
To pay by credit card, click the following button
A steering committee made up of people from NWTRCC operate the fund. We welcome others who would like to serve on the steering committee. Contact us if you would like to serve.
Peter Smith (Indiana), Bill Ramsey (North Carolina), Steve Leeds (California), Barbara (Shulamith Eagle) Clearbridge (Vermont), and Shirley Whiteside (Colorado)
Winter 2016 appeal letter (PDF)
Spring 2016 update letter (PDF)
Winter 2015 appeal letter (PDF)
Summer 2015 appeal letter (PDF)
Peter Smith Northern Spirit Radio interview
Spring 2015 update letter (PDF)
Winter 2014 appeal letter (PDF)
Summer 2014 appeal letter (PDF)
Why we do it
Spring 2014 appeal letter (PDF)
January, 2014, letter to NWTRCC members reactivating the Penalty Fund
Link to the National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee website