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Monday, August 19th, 2019 @ 2:45PM

IRS Failure To Address Annual Alimony Reporting Discrepancies Could Result In Over $1 Billion in Unreported Tax Over 5 Years

CFEG researches and reports on waste and mismanagement within the federal government with the goal of educating the public, the Congress and preventing and eliminating it through legislative and program initiatives.   In this article CFEG reports on findings set out in a report from the Treasury Inspector General for…

Saturday, August 17th, 2019 @ 5:05PM

IRS Fails To Properly Notify Taxpayers of Their Rights When Requested to Extend the Assessment Statute of Limitations

CFEG researches and reports on abuses within the federal government with the goal of educating the public, the Congress and preventing and eliminating it through legislative and program initiatives.   In this article CFEG reports on findings set out in a report from the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration…

Thursday, August 8th, 2019 @ 4:43PM

President Trump Signs A New Law Stopping Asset Forfeiture Abuse By The IRS

CFEG researches and reports on fraud, waste and abuse within the federal government with the goal of educating the public, the Congress and preventing and eliminating it through legislative and program initiatives. In this article CFEG reports on a new law signed by President Trump which stops abuses by the…

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Tuesday, August 6th, 2019 @ 8:08PM

IRS Pays Out Hundreds of Millions of Dollars In Erroneous and Fraudulent Tax Refunds When Processing Amended Tax Returns

One of CFEG’s missions is to expose wasteful government spending within the IRS and other federal government agencies and find solutions to such problems through research, public awareness, education and legislative and program changes and initiatives.   CFEG reports that on July 31, 2019 the Treasury Inspector General For Tax…

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Sunday, August 4th, 2019 @ 3:07PM

Improper Payments Made By The Government

One of CFEG’s missions is to expose wasteful government spending and find solutions to such problems through research, public awareness, education and legislative and program changes and initiatives. An Improper Payment is an example of wasteful negligent spending of taxpayer dollars by the Government. This article will discuss improper payments…

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Monday, July 22nd, 2019 @ 3:01PM

Temporary IRS Employee Sentenced for Theft of Federal Tax Remittances

Temporary IRS Employee Sentenced for Theft of Federal Tax Remittances https://www.treasury.gov/tigta/oi_highlights.shtml CFEG reports that on April 5, 2019, in a federal district court in the Western District of North Carolina, an IRS temporary employee was sentenced to one count of theft of Government property. She was previously indicted on eight…