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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 1, 2015
Affordable Care Act: Interim Results of the Internal Revenue Service Verification of Premium Tax Credit Claims [PDF]
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August 31, 2015
Seizure Sale Procedures Were Not Always Followed and Can Be Improved [PDF]
»Press Release
August 6, 2015
Tax Examiners Do Not Have the Tools or Expertise to Authenticate Documents Certified by a Foreign Issuing Agency [PDF]
»Press Release
July 15, 2015
Improvements Can Be Made to Educate and Notify Taxpayers of Required Minimum Distribution Requirements From Individual Retirement Arrangements [PDF]
»Press Release
July 14, 2015
Planning Decisions for Customer Account Data Engine 2 Transition State 2 Should Be Effectively Linked to Actions Needed to Address the Internal Revenue Service's Financial Material Weakness [PDF]
»Press Release
»More Audit Reports
August 26, 2015
Pennsylvania Tax Preparer Found Guilty in Extortion Scheme
August 26, 2015
Leader of Telephone Impersonation Scheme Sentenced to Over 14 Years
August 26, 2015
Twelve Year Prison Sentence for Perpetrator of Stolen Identity Refund Scheme
August 26, 2015
Former Internal Revenue Service Employee Pleads Guilty to Involvement in Stolen Identity Refund Scheme
August 26, 2015
Mississippi Woman Indicted for Assaulting Special Agent
July 15, 2015
Former IRS Employee Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft in Connection With Refund Scheme
»More Investigation Highlights
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Congressional Testimony: August 26, 2015
Hearing Before the Committee on the Budget United States Senate “Identity Theft” [PDF]
Congressional Testimony: June 25, 2015
Hearing Before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform U.S. House of Representatives [PDF]
Semiannual Report: June 17, 2015
October 1, 2014 - March 31, 2015 [PDF]
Congressional Testimony: June 2, 2015
Hearing Before the Committee on Finance United States Senate [PDF]
Inspections & Evaluations Special Report: April 23, 2015
Compendium of Unimplemented Recommendations II [PDF]
Inspections & Evaluations Report: March 11, 2015
Requests for Taxpayer Information Were Generally Processed Properly in the Return and Income Verification Services and the Income Verification Express Service Programs [PDF]
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