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A little-noticed provision in the highway funding bill Congress passed this week threatens a right most Americans take for granted: the right to travel abroad. The provision in question gives the Internal Revenue Service the authority to revoke the passport of anyone the IRS claims owes more than $50,000 in …

A pair of humble Maryland dairy farmers are taking on the IRS, and now some members of Congress have joined the fight. Members of the House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee sent a letter Wednesday to Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew calling on the IRS to give back money the agency wrongly seized …

Newly released documents, obtained by Judicial Watch, show how the Obama Justice Department, the Internal Revenue Service and the Federal Bureau of Investigation discussed “several possible theories to bring criminal charges under FEC law” against tax exempt nonprofit organizations. Via a Freedom of Information Act Request, Judicial Watch obtained several …