irs-scandal

IRS names replacement for Lerner

An internal communication shows that the agency replaced Lois Lerner with Ken Corbin.

Lerner taking Fifth undermines confidence in IRS

When a federal employee refuses to answer questions about the public's business, it clashes with the public's expectations.

Watchdog group sues IRS for stricter tax-exemption rules

Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington filed its lawsuit on Monday in the U.S. District Court for D.C.

Tougher discipline for IRS employees set aside, at least for now

For procedural reasons, plan to add criminal penalties for certain employee misconduct doesn't come to a vote.