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IRS Security Breach Impacts 100,000 Taxpayers

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

Just six weeks after Tax Day, the Internal Revenue Service has reported a security breach of over 100,000 taxpayers' personal information.
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Outrageous Outsourcing: Senator Hatch Questions IRS Collusion with Law Firm

by Pete Sepp / /

Today, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) called on the IRS Commissioner to explain the details of a sordid matter that "call(s) into question the integrity of the agency's examination process."
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Podcast 

Speaking of Taxpayers: Tax Expert Dan Pilla Returns!

by Douglas Kellogg / /

Don't miss this tremendous discussion with Dan Pilla, who's spent over 30 years on the frontlines fighting against the IRS on behalf of taxpayers. The founder of taxhelponline.com and author of the new book "How to Win Your Tax Audit" talks about
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Podcast 

Speaking of Taxpayers: IRS Diverting Funds?; MSNBC Hosts Dodge Taxes; Federal Soda Tax

by Douglas Kellogg / /

A number of items on the agenda this week, on Tax Freedom Day! 50 groups step up to tell Congress to end the Export-Import Bank, Ways & Means tags the IRS for making taxpayers feel their budget cut pain, Pete & Doug on the MSNBC roster failing to pay taxe
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Is IRS Holding Taxpayers Hostage in Funding Fight?

by Douglas Kellogg / /

There have been a slate of stories highlighting the IRS's recent struggles with reductions to their budget. It seems like every day Commissioner Koskinen is in a hearing blaming the agency's terrible taxpayer service performance on those cuts...
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Letters 

NTU Supports H.R. 1104, the "Fair Treatment for All Donations Act."

by Nan Swift / /

On behalf of the members of National Taxpayers Union (NTU), I write to express our support for H.R. 1104, the "Fair Treatment for All Donations Act." This legislation would protect donations to 501(c)(4), (c)(5), and (c)(6) organizations from being subjec
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A $34,000 Mistake: the IRS and Civil Asset Forfeiture

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

In a process known as civil asset forfeiture, the IRS can take everything in your bank account without ever charging you with a crime. It's difficult to fight back, and unfortunately, it's becoming more common.
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Research Refresher: Special NTUF Paper on the Need for Tax Reform

by Michael Tasselmyer / /

Earlier this week, NTU Foundation released a study on the need for fundamental tax reform and what the alternatives to the current system is at the federal level. Check out the summary and be sure to share it with your fellow taxpayers!
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