June 4, 2013
Danny Werfel, the new acting commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service, answers questions from the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government as investigations continue by the Republican-controlled House into the extra scrutiny the IRS gave tea party and other conservative groups that applied for tax-exempt status, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, June 3, 2013. Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration J. Russell George, also a witness, is seated at right.
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His agency under relentless fire, the new head of the Internal Revenue Service acknowledged to Congress on Monday that American taxpayers no longer trust the IRS amid a growing number of scandals — from the targeting of conservative political groups to lavish spending on employee conferences.
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