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Tag Archives: Internal Revenue Service

IRS assured Congress Tea Party not targeted

When members of Congress repeatedly raised concerns with the Internal Revenue Service about complaints that Tea Party groups were being harassed last year, a deputy IRS commissioner took the lead in assuring lawmakers that the additional scrutiny was a legitimate ...

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IRS apologizes for targeting conservative groups

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service inappropriately flagged conservative political groups for additional reviews during the 2012 election to see if they were violating their tax-exempt status, a top IRS official said Friday. Organizations were singled out because they included ...

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Md. may help rescue shuttered Frederick center for disabled

FREDERICK — The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene is seeking a role in the possible reopening of a Frederick nonprofit that provided jobs and training for the developmentally disabled. The Frederick News-Post reports that DHMH is seeking court-ordered ...

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Health care options for young, healthy and broke

WASHINGTON — They’re young, healthy and flat broke — and now the government says they have to buy thousands of dollars’ worth of medical insurance. What should tapped-out twentysomethings do? Well, some may just do nothing. The annual fine for ...

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