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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
August 14, 2019
Information Technology Risks Are Identified, Assessed, and Reported, but Mitigation Documentation and Oversight Need Improvement [PDF]
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August 7, 2019
Additional Actions Are Needed to Reduce Alimony Reporting Discrepancies on Income Tax Returns [PDF]
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August 7, 2019
Fiscal Year 2019 Statutory Audit of Compliance With Notifying Taxpayers of Their Rights When Requested to Extend the Assessment Statute [PDF]
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July 31, 2019
Actions Have Not Been Taken to Improve Amended Tax Return Review Procedures to Reduce Erroneous and Fraudulent Refunds [PDF]
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July 29, 2019
Florida Tax Preparer Indicted in Scheme Involving Wire Fraud
July 29, 2019
Six Individuals Sentenced for Their Roles in Sophisticated Impersonation Fraud
July 29, 2019
Georgia Man Sentenced for Offering IRS Employee $30,000 to Falsify Audit Results
July 29, 2019
Miami Tax Services Provider Sentenced for Forcibly Assaulting and Threatening IRS Employee With Shotgun
June 24, 2019
IRS Employee Charged with Soliciting and Accepting Bribe
June 24, 2019
Individual Sentenced in Connection With Scheme Involving Stolen Federal Tax Refund Checks
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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]
Congressional Testimony: May 9, 2019
“Understanding The Tax Gap And Taxpayer Noncompliance” [PDF]
Annual Audit Plans: October 16, 2018
FY2019 Audit Plan [PDF]
Program Plans: October 16, 2018
FY2019 Program Plan [PDF]
Management Performance Challenges Facing the IRS: October 16, 2018
Management and Performance Challenges Facing the Internal Revenue Service for Fiscal Year 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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