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Paul Ryan Tears Into Official: 'Nobody Believes You'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 06.20.2014 | Politics

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) tore into IRS commissioner John Koskinen on Friday, saying he doesn't believe that many of ex-IRS official Lois Lerner's email...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Treasury Secretary Learned Of IRS Probe In Mid-March | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 05.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said Friday he was first informed of an IRS investigation of groups seeking tax-exempt status in mid-March, ...

Scandal, Scandal, Scandal

Christopher Bergin | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics
Christopher Bergin

In Washington, they throw the word scandal around with such abandon it's hard to know at any given time what it means.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Obama To Announce Replacement For IRS Head (UPDATE) | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 05.17.2013 | Politics

UPDATE: 4:40 p.m. -- Obama named Daniel Werfel as the new acting commissioner of the IRS Thursday afternoon. Werfel, who currently serves as the cont...

The Other Cliff (Hint: It's in Your Tax Return)

Christopher Bergin | Posted 01.30.2013 | Business
Christopher Bergin

So, welcome to the other cliff. In Washington, our lawmakers continue to treat the cliffs they created like a game of chicken in a classic James Dean movie. And we all get to sit in the back seat.

My Letter to the Romney Campaign: Answer the Amnesty Question, Verify and We're Done

Paul Abrams | Posted 10.19.2012 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Like you, I would like to get back to the big issues. But, my readings about Watergate prevent me from shirking my civic responsibility in putting to rest one of Nixon's own criteria: "The American people are entitled to know whether their president is a crook".

IRS: Tax Refunds Could Be Delayed Due To Government Shutdown

Bloomberg | Richard Rubin and Steven Sloan | Posted 05.31.2011 | Business

Internal Revenue Service Commissioner Douglas Shulman said the Obama administration has not decided whether the IRS would process tax returns and issu...