The Cynics Were Right (The IRS Scandal Gets Official Confirmation) – TaxableTalk


The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration’s (TIGTA) report on the targeting of Tea Party and other conservative groups was released late Tuesday. If you were to step back in time to May 1st, you would have said that everything being alleged to have been occurring were paranoid delusions.  Now, we find that the cynics were absolutely correct. 

How IRS Review of U.S. Nonprofits Erupted Into Scandal – Bloomberg Businessweek

What is known so far about the Internal Revenue Service’s examination of political nonprofit groups doesn’t answer one main question -- whether the U.S. tax agency’s actions were malicious or just inept.

'Angry' Obama announces IRS leader's ouster after conservatives targeted – CNN

Obama demanded the resignation of Steven Miller on Wednesday.  Despite his resignation, Miller is expected to testify Friday at a hearing before the House Ways and Means Committee, according to a source familiar with the proceedings.

Tax Breaks for Film Producers Lure 'Star Wars' to United Kingdom – Accountingweb

The Walt Disney Company–owned Lucasfilm Ltd. is planning to shoot and produce the next Star Wars movie in the United Kingdom.  Chancellor George Osborne said the announcement is "clear evidence" the country's film tax incentives are working.

Google To Allow Gmail Users To Send Money Via Email –

Google has announced that it will allow Gmail users to attach money to emails, just as they would a photo or a document.