IRS http://tspr.org en Republican Bruce Rauner Defends His Personal Tax Bill http://tspr.org/post/republican-bruce-rauner-defends-his-personal-tax-bill <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="Bruce Rauner" data-attribution="Credit WUIS" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wuis/files/styles/card_280/public/201407/ap87906204574%281%29__large.jpg" alt="" /><p>Bruce Rauner -- the Republican nominee for Illinois governor -- says he followed the letter of the law when filing his taxes.&#160; But he won't say whether it was fair.<p>Rauner, a businessman, has said his wealth puts him in the top .01%.<p>Even so, a Chicago Tribune analysis showed that in several recent years, he paid no Social Security o Mon, 14 Jul 2014 16:47:16 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 56537 at http://tspr.org Republican Bruce Rauner Defends His Personal Tax Bill Tax Exemption Applicants Deserve Scrutiny http://tspr.org/post/tax-exemption-applicants-deserve-scrutiny <p>Tax collectors were so unpopular for so long it took the Son of God to demonstrate that it was alright to forgive them, and who knows whether some modern St. Matthew works at the Internal Revenue Service. Wed, 24 Jul 2013 19:24:20 +0000 Bill Knight 37844 at http://tspr.org Tax Exemption Applicants Deserve Scrutiny Schock Says More to Find in IRS Case http://tspr.org/post/schock-says-more-find-irs-case <p>A member of Illinois' Congressional delegation continues to look into why certain groups seeking tax exempt status were targeted for additional scrutiny by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Wed, 26 Jun 2013 21:25:19 +0000 Scott Stuntz 36312 at http://tspr.org Schock Says More to Find in IRS Case Schock: More Hearings Coming on IRS http://tspr.org/post/schock-more-hearings-coming-irs <p>An Illinois congressman say more hearings will come over the IRS’s target of conservative groups that applied for tax exempt status. Fri, 17 May 2013 20:40:46 +0000 Scott Stuntz 33986 at http://tspr.org Schock: More Hearings Coming on IRS