Category Archives: IRS

HHS Messed Up 800,000 Obamacare Tax Forms

National Journal – About 800,000 people received tax forms with incorrect information about their Obamacare coverage, officials from the Health and Human Services Department said Friday. The errors occurred on a new form that helps Obamacare enrollees figure out whether … Continue reading

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Roskam and Ryan Introduce Bill to Stop Political Targeting by IRS

WASHINGTON — Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) introduced H.R. 599, the Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act of 2015. The bill would prohibit the IRS from changing … Continue reading

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Roskam Demands Answers on New Allegations of IRS Targeting of Conservative Religious Organizations

WEST CHICAGO—Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) sent a letter to Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen, inquiring about recent reports of an agreement between the IRS Exempt Organizations Examinations Department and the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) to investigate 99 … Continue reading

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Trey Gowdy Interrogates Democrat-Invited Law Prof on IRS Scandal

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Uh Oh: IRS Admits More ‘Computer Problems’

The Blaze – A senior Obama administration official has told the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee that several other IRS officials have had “computer problems” over the last few years, including some who were close to former IRS employee … Continue reading

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House Passes Roskam Amendment to Protect Religious Freedom from IRS Abuse

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) released the following statement on House passage of his amendment to the 2015 Financial Services Appropriations Act to help protect Americans from intrusive IRS requests. “The IRS has absolutely no business asking questions about … Continue reading

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OBERWEIS CHALLENGES DURBIN TO COME CLEAN ON IRS CORRESPONDENCE

Illinois Review – SUGAR GROVE – U.S. Senate candidate Jim Oberweis challenged Dick Durbin to reveal all correspondence he and his staff had with Lois Lerner or anyone else at the IRS from 2010-2013 during the height of the IRS … Continue reading

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Email Shows IRS Official Was Pretty Happy About Obama Publicly Singling Out Conservative “Secret Donor” Groups

Town Hall – An email recently released by the House Oversight Committee shows IRS official Sarah Ingram was pretty excited about President Obama publicly speaking out against conservative groups with “secret donors.” The email was sent from Ingram to Lois Lerner and … Continue reading

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The IRS Totally Had a Contract with an Email Archiving Company, But Still Somehow Lost Lois Lerner’s Emails

The Blaze – In the face of an investigation into whether the Internal Revenue Service targeted conservative organizations, the IRS conveniently “lost” two years’ worth of Lois Lerner’s emails. IT experts have already labeled the IRS’ “dog ate my homework” excuse as ludicrous, and … Continue reading

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Wall Street Journal: IRS scandal ‘worse than Watergate’

Wall Street Journal – The revelation that the computers of Internal Revenue Serviceworkers, including Tea Party prober Lois Lerner, were erased of critical emails sought by lawmakers has elevated the affair to — and maybe beyond — an old familiar presidential scandal, Watergate. “The IRS … Continue reading

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