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hich state sends most taxes to DC?

Last year, the District of Columbia paid Uncle Sam $37,000 per person in federal income, payroll and estate taxes. The next closest was Delaware, at $16,000 per person. Continue reading →

Obamacare payback: Watch your mailbox for 1095-A

Well, we tried to tell you, that you might have to pay it back, but no one would listen. The day of reckoning has arrived. If you’re among the millions of consumers who got financial help for health insurance last year under President Barack Obama’s law, better keep an eye on your mailbox.

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Investigators may have recovered lost IRS emails

Federal investigators have told Congress that they have recovered data that may include lost emails from one of the pivotal figures in the controversy over the Internal Revenue Service’s treatment of tea party groups. A spokesman for Republicans who run the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Frederick Hill said the investigators said at a staff briefing Friday that they have recovered up to 30,000 emails to and from Lois Lerner.

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New challenge for HealthCare.gov: Tax forms

If this doesn’t wake up the sheeple, nothing will. The federal agency that had trouble launching a health insurance website last fall has a massive new project. Any glitches on this one could delay tax refunds for many Americans.

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Lois Lerner in 2013: ‘Need to be cautious about what we say in emails’

Lois Lerner, whose emails mysteriously disappeared amid a congressional investigation into the Tea Party targeting scandal cautioned her own staff about “what we say in emails” during an internal discussion last year, according to emails obtained by Fox News.

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The wrong folks get billions in tax dollars

The federal government is continuing to dole out billions of dollars to people who shouldn’t get them. A government watchdog agency said an estimated $106 billion in payments were made in error last year: meaning they were the wrong amount, went to the wrong person or lacked sufficient documentation.

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IRS says Lerner emails lost forever, but agency had contract with file-storage company Sonasoft

The Obama Administration wants us to believe that emails connected to Lois Lerner, the IRS official at the center of the Tea Party-targeting scandal, are lost forever because her computer hard drive crashed, but skeptics are pointing out the agency had a contract with a file-storage company.

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New Emails: Democratic Senator Pressured IRS To Target Groups

Now do you sheeple still want to follow your wonderful Democrats? The head IRS office in Washington DC targeted conservative groups in part due to pressure from Democratic Sen. Carl Levin, according to emails obtained by the watchdog group Judicial Watch and reviewed by The Daily Caller.

Emails show IRS’s Lerner, Treasury Department secretly drafted new rules to restrict nonprofits

We’re now finding out that Obama administration’s Treasury Department and former IRS official Lois Lerner conspired to draft new 501(c)(4) regulations to restrict the activity of conservative groups in a way that would not be disclosed publicly, according to the House Committee on Ways and Means. The Treasury Department and Lerner started devising the new rules “off-plan,” meaning that their plans would not be published on the public schedule. They planned the new rules in 2012, while the IRS targeting of conservative groups was in full swing, and not after the scandal broke in order to clarify regulations as the administration has suggested.

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GOP Reps pushing to end double taxing by the federal government

There are 3 Republican representatives leading an effort to end what they call “double-taxing” of Social Security benefits. Rep. Thomas Massie (R-Ky.) introduced HR 3894, the Senior Citizens Tax Elimination Act, to do away with income taxes on Social Security benefits. Reps. Jim Bridenstine (R-Okla.) and Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) supported the bill as original co-sponsors.

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