A court ruling on Friday was a victory for those seeking information requests to the White House. A group called “Cause of Action” sued the IRS in 2013 trying to ascertain if the White House ever requested private taxpayer information, especially in light of the IRS scandal. … [Read more...] about Victory For Taxpayer Confidentiality
The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) found even more missing emails from Lois Lerner among the recycled back-up tapes, which has provided now about 35,000 emails that were deemed lost and destroyed. This new batch of roughly 6,400 emails is … [Read more...] about TIGTA to IRS: You Got (More) Mail!
Last week, TIGTA revealed the existence of around 2500 documents "relating to investigations of the improper disclosure of confidential taxpayer information by the IRS to the White House." December 1st was the deadline for the Department of Justice's tax department to turn over … [Read more...] about IRS-White House Doc Link, Part II: Feds Site Privacy Laws Prohibiting Release
As part of the IRS Scandal over the last 18 months, people have questions if, and how deeply, the ties exist between the IRS and White House. A group named "Cause of Action" sued to get access to any documents that show such communication. Last week, the Justice Department … [Read more...] about Tax Inspector General Reveals 2500 Docs Link IRS to White House
Tens of thousands of Lerner emails have been found by the U.S. Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA). This past Friday, TIGTA announced to congressional staffers that they were located “among hundreds of “disaster recovery tapes” that were used to back up the … [Read more...] about IG Watchdog Has Located Tens of Thousands of Lost Lerner Emails