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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.

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Latest Audit Reports Recent Investigations
February 17, 2021
Obstacles Exist in Detecting Noncompliance of Tax-Exempt Organizations
February 16, 2021
Additional Security Processes Are Needed to Prevent Unauthorized Release of Tax Information Through the Income Verification Express Service Program
January 27, 2021
Review of the Internal Revenue Service’s Purchase Card Violations Report and the Status of Recommendations
January 13, 2021
Millions of Dollars in Potentially Erroneous Qualified Business Income Deductions Are Not Being Verified
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January 27, 2021
Former Michigan Health Care Consultant Sentenced for Fraud and Tax Evasion [1]
January 27, 2021
Man Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud for His Role in Theft of Economic Impact Payments [1]
January 27, 2021
Tax Preparer Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Clients Out of $4,000,000 [1]
January 27, 2021
Former Fresno IRS Employee Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Wire Fraud, Aggravated Identity Theft, and Tax Fraud [1]
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Peer Review Reports: December 21, 2020
FY2020 OIE Peer Review Report [PDF]
Semiannual Report: December 2, 2020
April 1, 2020 - September 30, 2020 [PDF]
Management Performance Challenges Facing the IRS: October 15, 2020
Management and Performance Challenges Facing the Internal Revenue Service for Fiscal Year 2021 [PDF]
Annual Audit Plans: October 6, 2020
FY2021 Audit Plan [PDF]
Program Plans: October 6, 2020
FY2021 Program Plan [PDF]
Inspections & Evaluations Reports: June 18, 2020
Controls Over the Pseudonym Program Need Improvements [PDF]
Press Release: June 3, 2020
TIGTA Participates In AARP Fraud Watch Network “Slam The Scam” Webcast [HTML]
Congressional Testimony: September 26, 2019
“IRS Oversight: Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration” [PDF]
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