A former Countrywide Financial executive cashed in on $57-million payday after whistleblowing in Bank of America investigation. The NYT reports.» Read More
A new book claims Bitcoin will someday replace the whole global financial system, doing the job of banks and insurance companies.
The number of bogus claims by prisoners jumped to 137,000 in 2012 and the figure is expected to go even higher, Fiscal Times reports.
Most retirees haven't yet taken required minimum distributions—putting them at risk for a 50% tax penalty. But it's a misstep easily avoided.
Credit Suisse wants a hedge fund to return $1.5 million, but the fund's manager is missing, the New York Times reports.
To ensure retirees don't run out of money, the IRS and the Treasury just issued guidance to expand the use of these investment vehicles.
Conventional methods of investing in 401(k) plans may hurt millennials in the long run, reports The Fiscal Times.
If Congress fails to renew tax extenders, the IRS will be significantly delayed, reports the Fiscal Times.
Recent government missteps could cost the midterm elections for the Democrats, NBC News reports.
Scammers claiming to represent the IRS are threatening people with jail if they don't pay tax bills.
Expatriate Americans are renouncing their citizenship in record volumes because of increasingly onerous tax-filing requirements.
A former adviser to President Obama's transition team was waging his own legal battle against the IRS before conservatives took the agency to court.
Street walkers are still around, but escorts have taken to the Web and seen a surge of interest and a perceived lower risk of arrest.
CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Senator Orrin Hatch, (R-Utah), about the IRS email scandal. Senator Hatch says the crash looks terrible and the emails are probably gone forever.
Discussing the IRS email controversy, with CNBC's Larry Kudlow, and CNBC contributor Jared Bernstein. Kudlow says the IRS has consistently misled the House Ways and Means Committee.
IRS commissioner John Koskinen is under fire over claims that specific emails of ex-official Lois Lerner are gone forever because a hard drive was destroyed, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
In the wake of claims by the IRS that Lois Lerner's emails from 2009 to 2011 are missing, Alex McGeorge, Immunity, discusses if it's plausible that emails of an IRS official could vanish.
CNBC contributor Herb Weisbaum explains how consumers can combat an alarming trend in the underworld of tax fraud -- crooks pretending to be IRS or U.S. Treasury agents calling about a problem with your tax return. It's a scam that continues long after tax season officially ends.
The IRS will revamp rules made to curb political activity by nonprofits after receiving more than 150,000 comments. The NYT reports.
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation wants weed growers to know that, at least at the federal level, the times they aren't a-changing.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow and Eamon Javers discuss the $13 billion in improper tax credits paid out by the IRS. Kudlow says the IRS is rife with problems and is poorly managed