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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
March 26, 2020
While Progress Is Being Made on Digital Identity Requirements, Completion Dates to Achieve Compliance With Identity Proofing Standards Have Not Been Established [PDF]
March 23, 2020
The Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation Project Effectiveness Would Be Improved by Better Performance Metrics and Tools Data [PDF]
March 11, 2020
A Strategy Is Needed to Address Hiring Shortages As Efforts Continue to Close Tax Processing Centers [PDF]
March 11, 2020
The Enterprise Cloud Program Developed a Strategy, but Work Remains to Achieve Cloud-Based Modernization Goals [PDF]
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February 25, 2020
Indian National Pleads Guilty to Charges in Connection with Operating India-Based Call Centers That Scammed U.S. Victims Out of Millions of Dollars
February 25, 2020
Man Pleads Guilty in Connection with an International Impersonation Scheme Targeting U.S. Victims
February 25, 2020
Man Pleads Guilty to Charges Related to Attempting to Obtain President’s Tax Returns
February 25, 2020
Florida Tax Preparer Sentenced in Scheme Involving Wire Fraud
January 27, 2020
Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Commit Wire Fraud in Connection With an International Impersonation Scheme Targeting U.S. Victims
January 27, 2020
IRS Employee Indicted with Access Device Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft
»More Investigation Highlights
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Inspections & Evaluations Reports: February 10, 2020
The IRS Has Effectively Expanded Options for Taxpayers to Pay With Cash, but Participation Remains Low [PDF]
Semiannual Report: December 4, 2019
April 1, 2019 - September 30, 2019 [PDF]
Management Performance Challenges Facing the IRS: October 18, 2019
Management and Performance Challenges Facing the Internal Revenue Service for Fiscal Year 2020 [PDF]
Annual Audit Plans: October 7, 2019
FY2020 Audit Plan [PDF]
Program Plans: October 7, 2019
FY2020 Program Plan [PDF]
Congressional Testimony: September 26, 2019
“IRS Oversight: Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration” [PDF]
Peer Review Reports: September 13, 2018
FY2018 Peer Review Report [PDF]
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