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IRS Has No Strategy for
Fraudulent Obamacare Tax Credits

Washington Free Beacon, by Staff

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 12/4/2013 11:40:46 PM

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has no system in place to prevent fraud when individuals apply for tax credits under Obamacare, according to the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA). The IG said in an audit released Tuesday that the IRS has no plan to manage, monitor, or mitigate fraud risk when processing premium tax credits available under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). “The ACA Program has not yet completed a fraud mitigation strategy,” the audit found. “It is important for the IRS to thoroughly consider fraud threats and risks that could impact new ACA systems.” Politico reports: The

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: KTWO, 12/4/2013 11:50:33 PM     (No. 9640768)

None will be needed. Now that Obama will end class and wealth inequalty there will be no reason for either tax credits or for fraud.

People will be so happy.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: planetgeo, 12/5/2013 12:12:32 AM     (No. 9640777)

No. It´s worse than that. It´s not just that they have no strategy, the whole shoddy construction of the tax credit policy with absolutely no controls constitutes a willful invitation to steal. It´s as though the President ordered the vault doors to the treasury to be opened and everyone allowed to come in and take what they want.

What the heck is Congress doing letting this outright theft to happen without any challenge whatsoever?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Timber Queen, 12/5/2013 12:49:46 AM     (No. 9640802)

Yet the IRS has lots of plans to manage, monitor, or mitigate the political risk of the Tea Party Movement. Go figure.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 12/5/2013 12:59:41 AM     (No. 9640806)

What about the strategy for tax cheats claiming children not even living in this country ? What about the strategy to collect back taxes from federal employees ?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: wilarrbie, 12/5/2013 2:54:00 AM     (No. 9640831)

Their only plan is to rely on mainstream media to not report anything of value. How many Joe Taxpayers know what #4 is talking about?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: pineledger, 12/5/2013 3:07:17 AM     (No. 9640833)

Of course they have no strategy for this: just one more perk for the Victim Class paid for our of ´bama´s stash.

The only strategy the IRS currently employs is the persecution of The Won´s political adversaries.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/5/2013 3:50:53 AM     (No. 9640841)

I suspect the Income Removal Service will conduct special audits on the problem: demonrat returns sail through; all republican returns get automatically audited.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/5/2013 3:59:06 AM     (No. 9640843)

Using branches of government to politicaly persecute people should be impeachable,no questions asked.Of course we all know government abuse is happening without Obama´s knowledge.

It´s impossible for the IRS to keep an eye on 310 million people and in healthcare enforcement.It would take years and years to build up the bureaucracy to handle that kind of demand and workload.

There´s plenty of IRS workers who know who,what,when,where and how money is being systematically being stolen but it´s useless to point it to your boss.

The IRS workers in the Cincinnati office are angry as hell over being blamed for the tea party fiasco.Obama had to get Lehner(sp) as many miles as possible from DC.She´s the central figure who could point the finger at Obama and say "he made me do it".

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 12/5/2013 7:30:20 AM     (No. 9640995)

In other words-" You takers out there , relax. We´re only planning to busy ourselves with the makers. They´re the only ones we can squeeze money out of."

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Doctor P, 12/5/2013 7:58:18 AM     (No. 9641034)

Fraud was a FEATURE not a bug

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Reply 11 - Posted by: bighambone, 12/5/2013 8:14:03 PM     (No. 9642157)

While the IRS may be weary of fraudulent tax credit claims in relation to Obama Care, it is clear from what has been going on for the last 5 years that Obama and his White House crew, along with the Democrats in Congress, will simply consider that fraud to be a way to redistribute wealth and ignore the criminal aspects of all that.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: radrelic, 12/11/2013 11:34:28 AM     (No. 9649646)

ACORN under new name and other Community Organizers organizing to expand the possibilities?

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