Articles Tagged 'IRS'
Conservatives cheer IRS rule change shielding donor lists from disclosure
Conservatives on Tuesday hailed a move by the Treasury Department to stop requiring certain politically active nonprofit groups, including the National Rifle Association and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, to identify their financial donors.
The rule, announced late Monday, should prevent the IRS and partisan state attorneys general from targeting conservative groups, Republicans say, such as the government scrutiny of…
IRS still paying bonuses to tax cheat employees
The IRS is still paying bonuses to nearly 2,000 bad employees, including more than two dozen who were actual tax-cheats themselves, the agency’s inspector general…
IRS overpaid nearly $3.5 billion in Obamacare tax credits in 2017, can’t recoup money
The IRS overpaid nearly $3.5 billion in Obamacare tax credits last year that it cannot recoup because of constraints built into the program, frustrating Republicans…
‘Lay it on the line’: Judge in tea party case orders IRS to disclose employee names, reasons
A federal judge on Thursday ordered the IRS to name the specific employees the agency blames for targeting tea party groups for intrusive scrutiny and…
IRS finally agrees to clear last tea party case
The IRS has finally agreed to a process for deciding on the last remaining nonprofit application that was snared in the Obama administration’s tea party…
‘Major Victory’ – Tea Party wins long IRS battle
It’s taken nearly eight years, but the Internal Revenue Service finally granted tax-exempt status to a Tea Party group in what lawyers representing the group…
IRS Shuts Down Mom And Pop Dressmaker
The unmarked vehicles arrived in the morning. More than 20 armed agents poured out.
Hours later, Mii’s Bridal & Tuxedo was out of business after…
Top Republicans Ask AG to Review IRS’ Lois Lerner Case
Two top Republicans involved in crafting tax legislation asked the Department of Justice to take another look at embattled former IRS employee Lois Lerner.
7,000 IRS documents may detail Obama-era targeting of tea party groups
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…
IRS employees cheated on their taxes, keep their jobs
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…