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  • IRS Commissioner Resigns in Wake of Tax Scandal

    CNBC's John Harwood; and Ben White, POLITICO, discuss the political fallout from the IRS targeting of conservative groups.

  • President Obama said IRS conduct targeting conservative groups for extra tax scrutiny was "inexcusable" and that acting IRS Commissioner Steven Miller is out.

  • Speaker of the House John Boehner

    House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner suggesting jail time over the IRS's targeting of conservative groups for extra scrutiny.

  • Attorney General Announces IRS Probe

    Attorney General Eric Holder is ordering an investigation to see if there were criminal violations in the IRS scrutiny of conservative political groups, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • House to Hold Hearing on IRS Targeting

    The House Oversight Committee will hear from IRS Inspector General Russell George, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers

  • Attorney General Eric Holder

    Holder told Congress that a serious national security leak required the gathering of AP telephone records as he stood by a probe in which he insisted he had no involvement.

  • Watchdog Slams IRS For Targeting Conservatives

    The Treasury is criticizing senior IRS leaders for poor management of a policy that compromised the tax agency's political impartiality. And the Congressional Budget Office projects a deficit of $642 billion for fiscal year 2013, that's down $200 billion, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • The top Republican lawmaker in charge of oversight of the IRS set a hearing to probe the agency's admission that it gave extra scrutiny to conservative "Tea Party" groups.

  • President Barack Obama, during a White House news conference with British Prime Minister David Cameron.

    President Barack Obama on Monday called the Internal Revenue Service's focus on conservative groups "outrageous."

  • 'No Stent For You!': Santelli

    CNBC's Rick Santelli worries that when it comes to Obamacare, the IRS will use political tests to determine who gets health care. (3:12)

  • IRS Targeting the Wealthy?

    The Internal Revenue Service may be watching the very rich, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • GOP Slams IRS Targeting of Tea Party

    The backlash that the IRS is unfairly targeing conservative political groups is growing, reports CNBC's John Harwood.

  • A growing number of business are declaring that they are not ordinary corporations, but are something else—special trusts that are typically exempt from paying federal taxes.

  • Wealthy, Beware! The Tax Man Cometh..

    When it comes to collecting revenue, the IRS is following the money, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.

  • Businesses and wealthy owners of estates ask the IRS for changes to a 3.8 percent tax on investment income to fund Obamacare.

  • Taxpayers Trapped in False Identity Crisis

    Tax refund fraud is a growing $5 billion a year problem as crooks are getting smarter and the IRS needs to work harder to catch thieves, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • It's getting close to the end of the month. Time to break out the checkbook (anyone still have one of those?) and pay the bills. It turns out some people really will do anything to avoid paying the bills.