Skip to content

Billions lost! When will Obama NOTICE!

By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM)
8/7/2014 (2 years ago)
Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)

IRS allows illegals to have billions in tax returns

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has quietly changed laws regarding illegal immigrants and taxes; allowing illegal immigrants to keep taxpayer status until 2016, even if their status would normally have been deactivated.

It has been revealed that a plan implemented by the IRS to stop billions of tax dollars being returned to illegal immigrants has been changed and delayed until 2016.

It has been revealed that a plan implemented by the IRS to stop billions of tax dollars being returned to illegal immigrants has been changed and delayed until 2016.

Highlights

By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM)
Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)
8/7/2014 (2 years ago)

Published in U.S.

Keywords: News, US, Legal


LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - The IRS now prevents peoples' Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) from automatically expiring after five years, as was previously mandated. Now these illegal immigrants can keep their ITIN if they pay taxes even just once in the five-year period.

Be a light in the darkness with "prayer and action."

The ITIN program is primarily used by illegal immigrants to file income taxes in the United States, but reports came out during the IRS scandal linking ITIN fraud to billions in lost taxpayer dollars. This forced the IRS to reform the ITIN program in 2013, but this new change undoes all of that.

It has been revealed that a plan implemented by the IRS to stop billions of tax dollars being return

It has been revealed that a plan implemented by the IRS to stop billions of tax dollars being returned to illegal immigrants has been changed and delayed until 2016.


"The IRS will not deactivate an ITIN that has been used on at least one tax return in the past five years," the IRS said in an a statement about the new policy. "To give all interested parties time to adjust and allow the IRS to reprogram its systems, the IRS will not begin deactivating ITINs until 2016.The new, more uniform policy applies to any ITIN, regardless of when it was issued."

"Developed in consultation with taxpayers, their representatives and other stakeholders, the new policy replaces the existing one that went into effect on Jan. 1, 2013," the IRS stated. "Under the old policy, announced in November 2012, ITINs issued after Jan. 1, 2013 would have automatically expired after five years, even if used properly and regularly by taxpayers."

Representative Sam Johnson (Texas, R) questioned the commissioner of the IRS on ITIN fraud at a hearing on June 27, 2013.

"Last summer the IG issued a damning report in which it found that IRS management 'discouraged' IRS workers from 'detecting fraudulent [ITIN] applications.' The IG's report led me to call on then-Commissioner Shulman to resign," Johnson said.

"On the screen, I've got figure 6 from the 2012 IG report showing most frequently used addresses for ITIN tax refunds. As you can see, nearly 24,000 tax refunds totaling $46.4 million were issued to the same address in Atlanta," Johnson said.

"Bottom-line these ITINs are costing taxpayers dearly because they can be used to fraudulently get tax refunds.Look at figure 3 on the screen. Over 1,000 ITINs were assigned to individuals using the same address in Atlanta. You agree that there's still a problem?"

---


'Help give every student and teacher Free resources for a world-class moral Catholic education'


Copyright 2017 - Distributed by THE CALIFORNIA NETWORK

Pope Francis Prayer Intentions for MARCH 2017
Support for Persecuted Christians.
That persecuted Christians may be supported by the prayers and material help of the whole Church.


Comments


More U.S.

Walking in the footsteps of migrants

Image of

Recently, I was given a unique opportunity to taste some of the bitter hardships endured by fellow human beings fleeing drug-gang violence, ... continue reading


Hero paramedic rescues baby after discovering car submerged in freezing lake Watch

Image of Todd Zobrist insists he was simply at the right place at the right time (Facebook).

On Thursday, March 16, a fire broke out in a Southern Illinois home at 5:15 a.m. LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - Six siblings escaped ... continue reading


Severely abused dog reveals heart of gold when she rescues freezing toddler from certain death Watch

Image of Peanut didn't let her past affect her feelings toward humans (Delta Animal Shelter/Facebook).

An adorable dog named Petunia, who also answers to Peanut, went from rescue to rescuer. LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - Peanut was ... continue reading


Jennifer Hartline: Making the Case for Confirmation as a Sacrament, not a Service Project Watch

Image of Pope Francis conferring the Sacrament of Confirmation on a young man.

Confirmation should not be used as some sort of spiritual barometer or test. Show us you know what it means to be a Christian, or ... continue reading


St. Patrick is our Model for this New Missionary Age Watch

Image of Patrick, the missionary to Ireland and a model to all missionaries

I think I stand with the Apostle to Ireland by rejecting the use of the term, "post-Christian" as it relates to the West of this hour. He ... continue reading


Never Miss any Updates!

Stay up to date with the latest news, information, and special offers.

Catholic Online Logo

Copyright 2017 Catholic Online. All materials contained on this site, whether written, audible or visual are the exclusive property of Catholic Online and are protected under U.S. and International copyright laws, © Copyright 2017 Catholic Online. Any unauthorized use, without prior written consent of Catholic Online is strictly forbidden and prohibited.