Report: IRS Lien Notices Reach Wrong Addresses

The IRS sent tax lien notices to the wrong addresses for taxpayers even though the agency had the correct addresses in its system, according to a July report by the U.S. Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA). Though the agency re-sent the notices, the incorrect mailings were potentially illegal because the IRS is required by statute to notify taxpayers at their last known…

GAO Finds Holes in IRS Taxpayer Protection Program

Criticism of the IRS’s cybersecurity loopholes and breaches is endless, so a recent report by the US Government Accountability Office (GAO) finding the agency’s Taxpayer Protection Program (TPP) problematic isn’t exactly a big surprise. The TPP is intended to identify possibly bogus tax return filers and prevent fraud. But the bad guys are still able to get through and claim…

The IRS Scandal, Day 1251: O'Reilly Calls For A Special Prosecutor

During his most recent televised rant, Bill O’Reilly said a huge scandal can potentially explode within the Justice Department. He added that many Americans are confident that the intervention was in during investigations into the IRS’ targeting of republican groups and Hillary Clinton’s private email server. O’Reilly noted that former IRS employee Lois Herner was neve…

Why Trump's 1995 Taxes Release Was Illegal

Some of you might remember the constant issues with Trump’s taxes, coming up here and there in the election campaign’s cycle… But for those of you who were glad to read some pages of his tax returns way back from 1995, lawyers and accountants have one word for you – confidentiality! Trump’s Accountant/Lawyer Committed ‘”Horrific”‘ Violation Of Legal And Professional Ethics In Discussing His Tax Returns With Media..