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OPM Provides Fact Sheet on Complying with Minimum Health Insurance Guidelines Under FEHB

By on December 28, 2016 in Human Resources, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
OPM Provides Fact Sheet on Complying with Minimum Health Insurance Guidelines Under FEHB

Do you have health insurance through the FEHB? OPM has released a fact sheet for federal employees with details on how to show compliance to the IRS under the Affordable Care Act.

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What Tax Records Should You Keep?

By on December 19, 2016 in Current Events with 0 Comments
What Tax Records Should You Keep?

With the end of the year and tax season approaching, the IRS is reminding taxpayers about what tax records they should keep and for how long.

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Senate Report Finds IRS Workers Racked Up Huge Travel Tab

on December 14, 2016 in Agency News with 0 Comments
The IRS spent more than $1.4 million on long-term travel for just 27 employees in fiscal 2015, including on high-end car services and luxury apartment and hotel stays, a Senate report has found -- with one lawmaker blasting “woefully insufficient efforts” to reduce expenses at the agency.

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How Trump Got Yanked Into GOP’s IRS Impeachment Fight

on December 7, 2016 in Agency News with 0 Comments
House Freedom Caucus members were gearing up for a floor fight Tuesday to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen when one of the group’s leaders, Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), received an unexpected phone call from Reince Priebus asking them to hold off.

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Koskinen Dodges Impeachment Bullet

on December 6, 2016 in Current Events with 0 Comments
The House voted to refer a resolution to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen to the House Judiciary Committee in a bipartisan rebuke of conservative House Freedom Caucus efforts.

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Freedom Caucus to Force IRS Impeachment Vote

on December 6, 2016 in Current Events with 0 Comments
The House Freedom Caucus will force a vote this week on a resolution to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen.

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IG: IRS Employees Sent Unencrypted Emails Containing Personal Data of Thousands of Taxpayers

By on November 20, 2016 in Agency News with 0 Comments
IG: IRS Employees Sent Unencrypted Emails Containing Personal Data of Thousands of Taxpayers

A recent inspector general report found that the IRS may have a widespread problem in which its employees are sending unencrypted emails containing the personal data of taxpayers.

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Conservatives Will Try To Oust IRS Chief This Month

on November 16, 2016 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Some in Congress still want to see IRS commissioner John Koskinen removed from office and plan to renew efforts to do so after Congress reconvenes.

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FedSmith.com Users Overwhelmingly Support Congressional Term Limits

By on November 14, 2016 in Current Events with 0 Comments
FedSmith.com Users Overwhelmingly Support Congressional Term Limits

We recently asked our users if they were in favor of Congressional term limits and the use of private tax collectors by the IRS. The responses left no doubt where our readers stand on these issues.

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Judge Orders IRS to Stop Tea Party Targeting

on November 5, 2016 in Agency News with 0 Comments
The IRS is still targeting tea party groups for illegal scrutiny by refusing to process applications that have been pending for years, a federal court said in a ruling made public Friday, ordering the tax agency to quit stalling.

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