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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
September 27, 2019
Annual Assessment of the Internal Revenue Service’s Information Technology Program for Fiscal Year 2019 [PDF]
September 30, 2019
Millions of Dollars in Potentially Erroneous Qualified Plug-In Electric Drive Motor Vehicle Credits Continue to Be Claimed Using Ineligible Vehicles [PDF]
September 24, 2019
Fiscal Year 2019 Evaluation of the Internal Revenue Service’s Cybersecurity Program Against the Federal Information Security Modernization Act [PDF]
September 27, 2019
The Use of Schedule K-1 Data to Address Taxpayer Noncompliance Can Be Improved [PDF]
»More Audit Reports
October 2, 2019
Florida Tax Preparer Pleads Guilty in Scheme Involving Wire Fraud
October 2, 2019
Two Individuals Indicted in Connection with Impersonation Scheme
October 2, 2019
Coconspirators Indicted in Connection with Scheme Involving Stolen Federal Tax Refund Checks
October 2, 2019
IRS Employee Pleads Guilty to the Unauthorized Disclosure of Suspicious Activity Reports
August 26, 2019
Man Arrested for Targeting Elderly in Jamaican Lottery Scheme
August 26, 2019
Jury Finds Man Guilty on All Eight Counts of Indictment in Scheme to Defraud the Internal Revenue Service
»More Investigation Highlights
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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]
Inspections & Evaluations Reports: August 15, 2019
Physical Security Controls at the **********8********** [PDF]
Semiannual Report: December 6, 2018
October 1, 2018 - March 31, 2019 [PDF]
Peer Review Reports: September 13, 2018
FY2018 Peer Review Report [PDF]
Press Release: May 22, 2018
TIGTA Announces Personnel Changes in the Office of Investigations [HTML]
Press Release: December 27, 2017
TIGTA Announces Acting Deputy Inspector General for Investigations [HTML]
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