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House to vote on reining in IRS this week
This week, the House of Representatives will vote on legislation, the Fair Treatment for All Donations Act (HR 1104). HR 1104 stops the IRS from discriminating against groups like Campaign for Liberty in its application of the "gift tax" [...]
The IRS and Congress Both Hold Our Liberty in Contempt
This week the Justice Department announced it would not charge former Internal Revenue Service (IRS) official Lois Lerner with contempt of Congress. Some members of Congress requested that Lerner be charged with contempt after she refused to [...]
English, IRS. Do you speak it?
Maybe not...according to a Federal Audit of the IRS by the Treasury Department's Inspector General, not only did the IRS fail to keep a full list of all the messages it sent to taxpayers, but about half of the messages and two-thirds of the [...]
Ron Paul Interviews Dave Warrington on C4L IRS Fight
Part 1 Below: brightcove.createExperiences(); Part 2 [...]
IRS 'loses' Lerner emails
How convenient! The IRS announced on Friday that it has 'lost' all of Lois Lerner's emails to outside groups, including the White House. This is the same organization that is demanding C4L hand over information on our donors with the promise that [...]
Protect Taxpayers, Defund the OECD!
Campaign for Liberty has joined with 19 other free-market organizations in requesting Congress stop giving taxpayer money to the Organization for Economic Corporation and Development (OECD). Instead of promoting "economic development" this [...]
IRS seizes property because taxpayers followed the law
No, that is not a misprint. Sunday's New York Times reports on the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)'s practice of seizing people's bank accounts because they obeyed federal money laundering laws. You see, the Bank Secrecy Act (with should be called [...]
Is this why they wanted our donor information?
Courtesy of The Daily Caller comes this bizarre story about the IRS collecting the names of donors for an as-yet-to-be revealed "research project:" The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) improperly obtained donor lists from nonprofit groups as part [...]
Stockman Introduces: “Dog Ate My Tax Receipts Resolution”
Sometimes, outright mocking those in power or the powerful institutions for which they serve is the only way to bring attention to a grave injustice. Thank goodness then for Rep. Steve Stockman, who last week introduced what might be the most [...]
Why We're Fighting the IRS
"...the IRS sent 1.1 million pages of nonprofit tax-return data — including confidential taxpayer information — to the FBI..." -- Darrell Issa to National Review. And the IRS wonders why we refuse to turn over such information to them on [...]