Articles Tagged 'IRS'


7,000 IRS documents may detail Obama-era targeting of tea party groups

by Victor Morton - The Washington Times
Published on March 10, 2017
There are 7,000 previously unacknowledged IRS documents that could contain information about the targeting of tea party groups, the agency has admitted in a court… READ MORE

IRS employees cheated on their taxes, keep their jobs

by Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times
Published on February 6, 2017
More than half of IRS employees found to have intentionally cheated on their taxes last year were allowed to keep their jobs, according to numbers… READ MORE

IRS to Withhold Low Income Taxpayers OWN Money

Published on January 11, 2017
WASHINGTON – The IRS is delaying tax refunds for more than 40 million low-income families this year as the agency steps up efforts to fight… READ MORE

House Republicans derail impeachment effort against IRS commissioner

by Stephen Dinan & Seth McLaughlin | The Washington Times
Published on December 7, 2016
Republican leaders managed to derail impeachment of IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on Tuesday, forcing the debate back to a committee for more study, where it… READ MORE

Judge orders IRS to clear tea party application backlog within month

by Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times
Published on October 17, 2016
A federal judge has ordered the IRS to finally clean up the tea party targeting mess, giving the tax agency less than a month to… READ MORE

Here we go again: IRS subjects tea party groups to new round of scrutiny, publicizes tax return data

by Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times
Published on October 5, 2016
The IRS‘ battle against holdout tea party groups is heating up again, after the tax agency promised it would begin processing their long-delayed applications, but… READ MORE

IRS boss Koskinen takes heat at impeachment hearing for faulty testimony

Published on September 21, 2016
IRS Commissioner John Koskinen faced tough questioning Wednesday from Republicans at his Capitol Hill impeachment hearing, where he admitted “failings” in responding to congressional probes… READ MORE

IRS refuses to abandon targeting criteria used against tea party, conservative groups

by Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times
Published on September 8, 2016
The IRS is refusing to recant the targeting criteria it used to single out tea party groups for intrusive scrutiny, according to court filings made… READ MORE

IRS doesn’t tell 1 MILLION taxpayers that illegals stole their Social Security numbers

by Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times
Published on August 31, 2016

The IRS has discovered more than 1 million Americans whose Social Security numbers were stolen by illegal immigrants, but officials never bothered to tell the… READ MORE

IRS vows to finally begin processing applications of targeted tea party groups

by Stephen Dinan - The Washington Times
Published on August 26, 2016

The IRS is still holding up three tea party groups’ applications, Commissioner John Koskinen admitted in a letter to Congress last week — but he… READ MORE
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