FOIA Production: TIGTA Inspector General J. Russell Work Calendars

work calendars of TIGTA Inspector General J. Russell George from March 1, 2012 to July 31, 2013

Daily Caller: COMPLAINT: IRS ‘improperly withheld’ documents on new nonprofit rules

Cause of Action requested communications between the IRS and the administration to ensure that political bias did not factor into the design of new rules

CBS News: Republicans ratchet up scrutiny of the IRS

Watchdog group Cause of Action filed a lawsuit to delay the rules

Washington Post: Unions, trade associations worried about possible IRS rule changes

“a back door attempt to stifle political opponents”

The Hill: The politics of targeting

Congress missed two opportunities for strategic investigating

Cause of Action Sues IRS Over Proposed Regulations Affecting Nonprofits

Today Cause of Action took three actions to push back against the IRS’s proposed regulations concerning political activity by nonprofits. 1. A request for the IRS to extend the comment period for its proposed rules affecting 501(c)(4) social welfare organizations. 2. An Information Quality Act petition challenging the IRS’s paperwork burden […]

Dan Epstein on WIBA-AM Upfront w/ Vicki McKenna 01/14/2014

Discussing the FBI’s decision to forego criminal charges in the IRS investigation.

Related Documents: IRS Targeting & Politicization

IRS FOIA Request and Lawsuit February 20, 2014: First Amended Complaint ECF No. 7 First Amended Complaint ECF No# 1-6 to First Amended Complaint Exhibits February 5, 2014: Complaint IRS Complaint - Lawsuit concerning proposed rulemaking 140205 IRS Complaint Exhibits December 24, 2013: FOIA Request to IRS regarding communications with outside […]