By Richard Pollock | 09/29/14 04:24 PM
Internal Revenue Service employees may not be properly closing more than half of all uncollectible delinquent federal tax cases, according to the Treasury Department Inspector General for Tax Administration.
09/24/14 04:57 PM
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Two certified public accountants have filed a class action lawsuit against the United States, claiming the Internal Revenue Service’s regulations requiring tax preparers to pay annual fees to the agency. Adam Steele and Brittany Montrois claim as...
By Michael Barone | 09/23/14 08:01 PM
Over at the Volokh Conspiracy blog, Georgetown law professor Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz reports that on Jan. 20, 2012, the IRS revised its BOLO ("Be On the Lookout") list to include "political action type organizations involved in . . . educating on the Constitution and Bill of Rights."
By Washington Examiner | 09/22/14 02:43 PM
Everyone in Washington has a P.R. machine, or at minimum, an agenda. That's certainly the case with Lois Lerner, the former IRS executive whose division targeted conservative nonprofit applicants with delays and harassment. Lerner's division of the IRS systematically obstructed and denied...
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/22/14 05:10 PM
Republicans led the charge to hold Lerner in contempt of Congress earlier this year.
By Becket Adams | 09/22/14 03:16 PM
"She appears to have great confidence that her allies in the Obama Administration will not consider legal action after she resigned and declined to discuss the IRS’ actions against private citizens," Issa said.
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/22/14 02:32 PM
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa said it is "telling" that ex-IRS administrator Lois Lerner gave a media interview defending herself, even though she has refused to testify before Congress about her involvement in the agency's alleged scheme to target...
By Susan Ferrechio | 09/22/14 12:59 PM
In a report issued Monday, the GAO said the IRS stopped $24.2 billion in theft, but the extent of the fraud is "unknown."
By Brian Hughes | 09/22/14 09:57 AM
Lerner, who conservatives contend orchestrated the IRS' extra scrutiny of Tea Party-aligned organizations, broke a year and a half of media silence to defend her reputation.
By Philip Klein | 09/17/14 08:26 PM
In addition to the 2 million already at potential risk, the study predicted that the number affected "will likely increase as the employer mandate goes into effect."
By Mark Tapscott | 09/17/14 08:21 AM
Sierra Club officials pay no taxes on income the environmental nonprofit generates from solar panel sales by its commercial partners.
By Becket Adams | 09/16/14 12:45 PM
The House Benghazi Select Committee on Wednesday will conduct its first hearing on the deadly 2012 attacks on U.S. facilities in Libya that left four Americans dead.
By Mark Tapscott | 09/12/14 12:18 PM
"An audit here looks awfully convenient given the facts and circumstances," Grover Norquist said in a letter Friday to IRS Commissioner John Koskinen.
By Paul Bedard | 09/10/14 03:12 PM
Underperforming IRS workers -- one earning over $100,000 -- are being protected from firing by the National Treasury Employees Union, according to internal emails revealed Wednesday.
By Mark Tapscott | 09/10/14 07:33 AM
An inadvertent chat between public affairs staffers for the Department of Justice and a House committee has exposed a daily happening in the nation's capital that is rarely openly discussed.
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