Oversight

Brady, Hatch, Buchanan Question Scope and Impact of Recent IRS Summons to Coinbase Users

May 17, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX), Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin G. Hatch (R-UT), and House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Vern Buchanan (R-FL) today sent a letter to Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner John Koskinen requesting additional information regarding the IRS’s issuance of a John Doe ...

Buchanan Announces Hearing on the 2017 Tax Filing Season

April 19, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Vern Buchanan (R-FL) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing on the 2017 tax filing season. The hearing, entitled “Examining the 2017 Tax Filing Season,” will take place on Wednesday, April 26, at 2:00 PM in room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building. At the ...

Brady, Roskam Urge DOJ to Take “Fresh Look” at Evidence of Lois Lerner’s Criminal Acts Against American Taxpayers

April 12, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Tax Policy Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) sent a letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions calling on the Department of Justice to review evidence that Lois Lerner, the former IRS Exempt Organizations Division Director under the Obama Administration, broke ...

Ways and Means Republicans Send Letter to President Trump Calling for the Removal of IRS Commissioner John Koskinen

April 05, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, fifteen Republican Members of the House Ways and Means Committee sent a letter to President Trump requesting that he remove Commissioner John Koskinen as the head of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The letter outlined the numerous shortcomings of both the Commissioner and the agency under his watch. As the Members wrote: