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Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 08/20/2013

Rep. Chris Van Hollen to file lawsuit against IRS over tax-exemption rules

The lawsuit will challenge IRS rules related to social welfare groups.

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Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 08/01/2013

Republicans demand communications between IRS and FEC

E-mails have raised concerns that the IRS may have shared confidential taxpayer information with the FEC.

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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 07/17/2013

IRS chief counsel's office involved in targeting controversy

The new information comes from a congressional interview with an IRS attorney.

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Posted at 06:28 PM ET, 07/10/2013

House Oversight schedules another IRS hearing

Congressional investigators have spent the past several months interviewing employees from the IRS offices in both regions.

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Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 06/24/2013

Grassley: IRS paid $42,000 in bonuses to Lois Lerner

Lerner, an IRS officials who oversaw the agency's tax-exemption operations, refused to testify before Congress and is on leave.

By Josh Hicks  |  03:20 PM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 06/12/2013

IRS targeting didn't start in Ohio, Ways and Means chairman says

The Republican congressman said Wednesday that talks with IRS employees showed the effort "didn't originate in Cincinnati."

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Posted at 12:58 PM ET, 06/10/2013

IRS replaces another official after targeting revelations

The agency announced the move in an internal memo on Monday.

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