House Republican Are Putting Taxpayers First by Reforming the IRS

COMMUNICATIONS • April 18, 2018

“It’s been 20 years since Congress and the Ways and Means Committee last considered major legislation to overhaul the IRS,” House Ways and Means Chair Kevin Brady explained during markup, “During that time much has changed, and the IRS must change with it.” The Tax Cuts & Jobs Act has brought Americans lower tax rates, …

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This Week in 5 Videos

Jared Powell • April 17, 2015

This week, while families around the country filed their taxes, House Republicans were hard at work, passing bills to stop IRS abuse, protect American taxpayers, and empower family-businesses. It’s Tax Week, in 5 videos: 1. On Wednesday, the House unanimously passed seven bills, including the Taxpayer Bill of Rights, aimed at  protecting hardworking Americans from IRS abuse. …

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McMorris Rodgers: Demanding Honesty and Fairness at the IRS

Communications • April 16, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – House Republican Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) issued the following statement today after the House passed nine bills that will address systematic failings within the Internal Revenue Service and make the agency more accountable to the American people. “Today, as hardworking Americans across the nation rush to meet the ‘Tax Day’ …

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McMorris Rodgers: A Simpler Way for Tax Day

Communications • April 14, 2015

“The American people want a tax code that empowers them, not limits them. So as we stand here, on the eve of Tax Day, let’s start by recognizing the need for a tax code that puts people first, not Washington first.” Republican Leadership Press Conference April 14, 2015 Participants: Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) Majority Leader …

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You’ll want to read these IRS headlines twice

Communications • August 15, 2014

These articles are probably going to cause you to take a double-take: “IRS Failed to Do Background Checks on Contractors” “The IRS failed to do background checks on some private contractors who handled confidential taxpayer information, exposing more than a million taxpayers to an increased risk of fraud and identity theft, a government investigator said …

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