Skip navigation.
TIGTA Print Friendly

Printed on  

Phone scam alert icon TAXPAYERS: Beware of IRS Impersonators! Don't become a victim this filing season... read more.
If you believe you have been a victim of an IRS Impersonation Scam, contact us.

Meet the IG

An Inspector General Like No Other [video]

Latest Semiannual Report [PDF]

Latest Management Performance Challenges Facing the IRS [PDF]

Congressional Testimony

FY2015 Audit Reports

FY2015 Inspections & Evaluations Reports

Investigations Highlights

Investigations Related Department of Justice Press Releases

No Fear Act

TIGTA Information Related to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

Whistleblower Protection Ombudsman
The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) was established under the IRS Restructuring and Reform Act of 1998 to provide independent oversight of IRS activities. TIGTA promotes the economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in the administration of the internal revenue laws. It is also committed to the prevention and detection of fraud, waste, and abuse within the IRS and related entities.

Links table header
Latest Audit Reports Recent Investigations
February 11, 2015
The Fresh Start Initiatives Have Benefited Many Taxpayers, but Additional Monitoring and Evaluation Is Needed [PDF]
»Press Release
February 5. 2015
Additional Consideration of Prior Conduct and Performance Issues Is Needed When Hiring Former Employees [PDF]
»Press Release
February 4, 2015
Law Enforcement Assistance Program Requests Are Not Always Processed Timely and Accurately [PDF]
»Press Release
December 9, 2014
Existing Compliance Processes Will Not Reduce the Billions of Dollars in Improper Earned Income Tax Credit and Additional Child Tax Credit Payments [PDF]
»Press Release
»More Audit Reports
January 12, 2015
Three Individuals Found Guilty of Conspiracy to Corruptly Endeavor to Obstruct or Impede the Due Administration of the Internal Revenue Laws and Conspiracy to File False Claims for Refunds with the IRS and Making False Claims for Refunds
January 12, 2015
California Florist Sentenced for Retaliating Against Federal Officers, Corrupt Endeavor to Obstruct or Impede with the Due Administration of the Internal Revenue Laws, and Contempt of Court
January 12, 2015
Woman Sentenced for Impersonating an IRS Employee
December 1, 2014
Two Individuals Charged in Telephone Impersonation Scam in Florida
December 1, 2014
Indiana Man Sentenced to 90 Months in Prison in Investment and Impersonation Scheme
»More Investigations
Links table footer
Recent publications header graphic
Publication Type   Publication Title
Congressional Testimony: February 25, 2015
Hearing Before the Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government United States Senate [PDF]
Inspections & Evaluations Report: February 2, 2015
The Internal Revenue Service Adhered to Required Bargaining Process and Federal Guidance in the Payment of Fiscal Year 2013 Awards [PDF]
Inspections & Evaluations: January 23, 2015
FY 2015 Program Plan [PDF]
Press Release: January 21, 2015
J. Russell George Urges Taxpayers to Be on "High Alert" to Phone Fraud Scam
Semiannual Report: December 19, 2014
April 1, 2014 - September 30, 2014 [PDF]
Audit Publication: October 21, 2014
FY 2015 Annual Audit Plan [PDF]
Footer graphic
Links table header
For Citizens For Researchers For Tax Preparers
Semiannual Reports
Congressional Testimony
IRS Impersonation Scam Reporting
Report Fraud, Waste, & Abuse
Office Locations
Equal Employment Opportunity
Press Room
Audit Reports
Inspections & Evaluations Reports
Congressional Testimony
Semiannual Reports
FOIA Library
Report Fraud, Waste, & Abuse
Whistleblower Protection
Links table footer
IRS Impersonation Scam Reporting button

Report Fraud, Waste, and Abuse button

Whistleblower Retaliation Reporting button

Contractor Fraud Reporting button

FOIA button

Search Site

Readers and Viewers
PDF | Word | Excel

Links to other sites
Treasury Supports Veterans logo

Last Updated: January 06, 2015
IRS Treasury eGov USAGov: U.S. Government Web Portal Regulations