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IRS Scandal: No End To Lois Lerner’s Lawlessness

IRS Scandal: No End To Lois Lerner’s Lawlessness

By Against Crony Capitalism July 3, 2016     (From IBD)   IRS official Lois Lerner didn’t merely target conservative groups to take away their tax-free status, as first suspected, but also handed over more than a million pages of tax returns to the Justice Department. That’s a crime.   It’s now apparent, if it […]


Court rebukes IRS for tea party targeting, orders release of secret list

By Against Crony Capitalism March 23, 2016   Court rebukes IRS for tea party targeting, orders release of secret list     (From The Washington Times)   A federal appeals court spanked the IRS Tuesday, saying it has taken laws designed to protect taxpayers from the government and turned them on their head, using them […]

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The Internal Revenue Service has revealed that ID thieves recently tried to attack IRS.gov in an effort to cash in on 460,000 stolen SSNs.

ID Thieves Attack IRS Website Using 460,000 Stolen Social Security Numbers

By Chris Morran Consumerist February 10, 2016   ID Thieves Attack IRS Website Using 460,000 Stolen Social Security Numbers   (Adam Fagen) One of the worst things an identity thief can do with a stolen Social Security number is use it to then claim that person’s tax refunds. The Internal Revenue Service has revealed that […]


Will the IRS Take Your Passport?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute December 7, 2015   Will the IRS Take Your Passport?   A little-noticed provision in the highway funding bill Congress passed this week threatens a right most Americans take for granted: the right to travel abroad. The provision in question gives the Internal Revenue Service the authority to revoke […]

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House Republicans Move to Impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen

By Natalie Johnson The Daily Signal October 28, 2015   House Republicans Move to Impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen     House Republicans, enraged by the inaction that has hindered federal investigations into the IRS, introduced a resolution Tuesday to impeach Commissioner John Koskinen, charging him of lying under oath and failing to respond to subpoenas for […]


Judicial Watch Sues IRS For Records on Tea Party Audits

By Judicial Watch April 15, 2015 Below is a press release, dated April 14, 2015, from judicialwatch.org regarding a lawsuit filed against the Internal Revenue Service requesting records relating to the auditing process of Tea Party related groups. (H/T Randy) ###   Judicial Watch Sues Internal Revenue Service For Records on Tea Party Audits APRIL 14, […]

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Enough Is Enough: Abolish the IRS 1

By Against Crony Capitalism April 12, 2015   Enough Is Enough: Abolish the IRS     The income tax is absolutely crazy if one takes a moment to think about it. We’ve become so conditioned to accept it that we don’t even realize how ridiculous it is. The government taxes one for being productive, for […]


The IRS and Congress Both Hold Our Liberty in Contempt

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute April 6, 2015     The IRS and Congress Both Hold Our Liberty in Contempt   This week the Justice Department announced it would not charge former Internal Revenue Service (IRS) official Lois Lerner with contempt of Congress. Some members of Congress requested that Lerner be charged with contempt […]

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4 Things To Think About Before Paying Your Taxes With A Credit Card

By Chris Morran Consumerist February 22, 2015   4 Things To Think About Before Paying Your Taxes With A Credit Card     Millions of Americans will owe the IRS anywhere from a few dollars to many thousands of dollars when they file their income tax returns, and not all of them have funds available […]


Andrew Napolitano: IRS Commissioner Apologizing for Seizing Bank Accounts Is Not Enough

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute February 16, 2015   Andrew Napolitano: IRS Commissioner Apologizing for Seizing Bank Accounts Is Not Enough   Judge Andrew Napolitano, speaking with Neil Cavuto on Fox Business, explained that United States Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen‘s apology last week regarding the US government routinely seizing bank accounts based […]

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The IRS is targeting those who teach others about the Constitution?

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org   The IRS is targeting those who teach others about the Constitution?   This is a disturbing report from Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz at The Washington Post. He says that the IRS has a “tripwire” it uses to identify groups which teach the ins and outs of the US Constitution. These groups then get extra […]

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IRS Refuses to Answer Congressman on AR-15s for ‘Standoff Capability’ 1

Source: http://www.infowars.com By Paul Joseph Watson Infowars.com IRS Refuses to Answer Congressman on AR-15s for ‘Standoff Capability’ “Do they need a SWAT team to make sure you’ve paid your taxes?”   The IRS has refused to answer Congressman Jeff Duncan’s question on why IRS agents are training with semi-automatic AR-15′s designed for “standoff capability”. Back […]


IRS Employee Charged with Identity Theft

Source: http://nextnewsnetwork.com IRS Employee Charged with Identity Theft   COVINGTON, Kentucky – An employee of the Internal Revenue Service has been charged with identity theft. Joy Fox, who was a financial technician in the Boone County, Kentucky IRS office, has been indicted on eight counts of unauthorized data access for the purpose of improperly acquiring […]

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