IRS's New Ethics Office Director Has Sketchy Job Record

Daily Caller News Foundation | Luke Rosiak
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Lois Lerner’s old lackeys are his deputies

California Attorney General Threatens Non-Profit Donors' First Amendment Rights

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kathryn Watson
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A ‘backdoor way’ to skirt Citizens United decision

IRS Commissioner Nabs 'Porker Of The Year' Title

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kathryn Watson
IRS Commissioner John Koskinen is the worst waster in Washington, according to online voters. (REUTERS/Yuri Gripas)

He swept 43 percent of the vote

GOP Lawmakers Call On IRS To Fix Audit System And Protect First Amendment

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 29: U.S Rep. Peter Roskam (R-IL) (C) leaves after a House Republican Conference meeting September 29, 2015 at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. House Republicans met to discuss GOP agenda including the government funding bill. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘The American people deserve better’

Senate GOP Wants To Block IRS From Rehiring Fired Employees

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
The sun sets behind the U.S. Capitol dome in the hours before President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress in Washington January 12, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘Rewarding their employees’ bad behavior with favorable outcomes’

House Panel Flays Agencies For Withholding Documents

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kathryn Watson
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Departments of Justice and Homeland Security have been refusing for months to give Congress documents that are essential to its oversight role.

IRS, Treasury Dept Pull Proposal Requiring Nonprofits To Provide Donor Social Security Numbers

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
A general view of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building, with the partial quote "taxes are what we pay," in Washington May 27, 2015. Tax return information for about 100,000 U.S. taxpayers was illegally accessed by cyber criminals over the past four months, U.S. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said on Tuesday, the latest in a series of data thefts that have alarmed American consumers. The entire quote chiseled on the building, from Oliver Wendell Holmes, reads, "Taxes are what we pay for a civilized society''. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RTX1EU9N

‘I am pleased the IRS has listened to reason and has scrapped this plan’

House GOP Troubled Over Findings In IRS Watchdog's Annual Report

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
Joint Economic Committee members chairman Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) (L) and co-chair Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) (R) question Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke (not pictured) at the Joint Economic Committee hearings in Washington May 22, 2013. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron)

‘When Americans contact the IRS, they need serious help – not another layer of bureaucracy’

DC Youth Worker Stole HUNDREDS Of Identities With Fake Tax Returns

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kathryn Watson
Social Security cards

To the tune of millions of dollars

Obamacare Reporting Deadline Pushed Back For Employers

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
A doctor clutches a stethoscope. (Adam Berry / Getty Images News)

The agencies say most taxpayers won’t be affected by the extension

IRS Employee Donations To Democrats Outnumber Republicans 2-1

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kathryn Watson
U.S. Director of Exempt Organizations for the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Lois Lerner is sworn in to testify before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on alleged targeting of political groups seeking tax-exempt status from by the IRS, on Capitol Hill in Washington May 22, 2013. Lerner, the IRS official who this month revealed the tax agency's targeting of conservative groups asserted her constitutional right not to answer questions before a congressional committee on Wednesday. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) - RTXZWJC

To the tune of hundreds of thousands

Watchdog Reminds IRS Part Of Its Job Is To Watch For Refund Fraud

Business | Juliegrace Brufke
A general view of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building, with the partial quote "taxes are what we pay," in Washington May 27, 2015. Tax return information for about 100,000 U.S. taxpayers was illegally accessed by cyber criminals over the past four months, U.S. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said on Tuesday, the latest in a series of data thefts that have alarmed American consumers. The entire quote chiseled on the building, from Oliver Wendell Holmes, reads, "Taxes are what we pay for a civilized society''. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RTX1EU9N

‘The Office of Investigations identified that the IRS did not timely address these tax accounts to ensure that the refunds are not erroneously released’

This Union Boss Allegedly Stole $300K From Members

Business | Connor D. Wolf
Fake U.S. dollar banknotes are burnt during a ceremony to honour deceased ancestors in the old quarter of Hanoi October 26, 2010. According to Vietnamese tradition, people burn items made of paper, such as money, cloths and vehicles, during the ceremony. Leaders from the 10 ASEAN states plus China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand and others convene in Hanoi for the ASEAN summit this week with the currency issue as one of the main topics to discuss. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj (VIETNAM - Tags: SOCIETY BUSINESS IMAGES OF THE DAY)

‘Union leaders who misuse their positions to enrich themselves at the detriment of the hard-working men and women’

Ways And Means Chair Rolls Out Two-Year Tax Extenders Bill

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 05:  U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) (R) arrives at a House Republican Conference meeting November 5, 2015 at the Capitol in Washington, DC. House Republicans met to discuss party matters, including picking Brady as the new chairman for the Ways and Means Committee.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Negotiators continue to hash out a plan making some of the extenders permanent.

Proposed IRS Rule May Make You Susceptible To Identity Theft

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
A general view of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building, with the partial quote "taxes are what we pay," in Washington May 27, 2015. Tax return information for about 100,000 U.S. taxpayers was illegally accessed by cyber criminals over the past four months, U.S. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said on Tuesday, the latest in a series of data thefts that have alarmed American consumers. The entire quote chiseled on the building, from Oliver Wendell Holmes, reads, "Taxes are what we pay for a civilized society''. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RTX1EU9N

The preposed rule requires nonprofits to give the the social security numbers of those donating $250 or more.

IRS's Outdated Fraud Prevention System Could Cost Taxpayers Millions

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
A general view of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building, with the partial quote "taxes are what we pay," in Washington May 27, 2015. Tax return information for about 100,000 U.S. taxpayers was illegally accessed by cyber criminals over the past four months, U.S. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said on Tuesday, the latest in a series of data thefts that have alarmed American consumers. The entire quote chiseled on the building, from Oliver Wendell Holmes, reads, "Taxes are what we pay for a civilized society''. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RTX1EU9N

‘The EFDS is vulnerable to structural failure and potentially the inability to detect up to $1.5 billion in fraudulent refunds each year’

Report Calls On IRS To Target Wealthiest Americans In Audits

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
And the Internal Revenue Service? Not open and conducting no audits until the government is reopened. (Photo: Getty)

For every hour spent on audits, just $605 was collected in additional taxes from those making between $200,00 and $399,999.

Owe The IRS Over $50K? Say Goodbye To Your Passport

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
An American who calls himself "Hunter" holds his passport.

The Joint Committee on Taxation projects the law will raise almost $400 million over the next decade.

IRS: You Can't Sue Us Unless We Say You Can

Daily Caller News Foundation | Mark Tapscott
John Koskinen is directed to his seat as he arrives to testify before a Senate Finance Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) on Capitol Hill in Washington, December 10, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) - RTX16CC4

Department of Justice tells a federal judge taxpayers can’t sue the tax agency unless it says so.