IRS discouraged fraud detection in ID...

IRS discouraged fraud detection in ID program

There are 9 comments on the The Washington Post story from Aug 8, 2012, titled IRS discouraged fraud detection in ID program. In it, The Washington Post reports that:

The Internal Revenue Service has been looking the other way instead of rooting out fraud when people apply for taxpayer identification numbers, Treasury Department investigators said Wednesday, exposing a shortfall with both financial and national security implications.

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Since: Apr 10

Houston, TX

#1 Aug 8, 2012
Kill ITIN numbers!!!

“Work hard at work worth doing.”

Since: Apr 11

Location hidden

#2 Aug 9, 2012
Surely not, surely our government wouldn't stick it to the taxpayers, in favor of these thieivng interlopers. We have too much government and sadly that government is working against what We the People want and need. With BO in charge, government has burgeoned out of control.
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Kansas City, MO

#3 Aug 9, 2012
Most disgusting for We The People's tax money.
Free is free

Albuquerque, NM

#4 Aug 9, 2012
spytheweb wrote:
Kill ITIN numbers!!!
Hear, hear! They invite fraud instead of addressing the root issue: The presence of illegal aliens.

Since: Aug 11

Location hidden

#5 Aug 9, 2012
seems the heads of that department need to be sitting in jail some where.

Austin, TX

#6 Aug 10, 2012
No shocker there.

Since: Jul 11

Location hidden

#7 Aug 10, 2012
spytheweb wrote:
Kill ITIN numbers!!!
Yep you bet we should. They are rife with fraud and the gooberment knows it.

Anybody who let these fraudulent returns fly through the system should be sitting in a fed pen.

Justice, IL

#8 Aug 10, 2012
Fraud is OKAY when you are an ITIN tax filer.

You citizens just keep working and filing your taxes

United States

#10 Aug 10, 2012
Birds of a feather fraud together...

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