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IRS Shutdown Creates New Scams

October 14, 2013 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The recent government shutdown has impacted the Internal Revenue Service, and all taxpayers attempting to contact them, as well. In light of the recent shutdown, IRS collections continues to operate in an automated fashion; generating wage garnishments and bank levies...


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IRS Exposes Tens of Thousands of SSNs

July 10, 2013 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the Treasury Inspector General (TIGTA) were notified by Carl Malamud, founder of Public.Resource.Org, that the Social Security Numbers of tens of thousands of individuals were compromised.  This occurred through the posting of a database...


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IRS Budget Cuts Proposed by Republicans

July 10, 2013 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Republican lawmakers have proposed cutting the budget of the Internal Revenue Service by upwards of 24% – removing bonuses and video productions considered by most as excessive and an unnecessary use of government funds. The House Republican proposal – introduced...


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IRS Employee Charged with Embezzlement

May 30, 2013 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

An IRS employee was charged with the embezzlement of government funds, after going on a shopping spree on Amazon, using government-issued credit cards. The employee had worked for the IRS since 2000, and began making these purchases between 2009 and...


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Is Tax Help Just a Mirage?

April 22, 2013 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

In this day and age, many people wonder if the IRS is really as forgiving as they are portrayed in the late night advertising you see. The short answer is yes, but you MUST have qualified representatives on your side,...


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