King George III Would Love Today's IRS | American Center for Law and Justice
  Search  |  Login  |  Register

King George III Would Love Today's IRS

By Matthew Clark1372888250000

America's Declaration of Independence wasn't referring to the IRS of the Obama era when it lamented that King George III had "sent hither swarms of officers to harrass our people." But it could have been.

While Independence Day is a joyous time for cookouts, fireworks, and remembrances this year, it is also a vitally important reminder in 2013 that the liberties our independence secured beginning in 1776 are now threatened by tax bureaucrats in our very own government.

As we celebrate our patriotism, all Americans should remember that our fellow citizens were targeted if they used "patriot" in their name. We must continue the call for a full investigation to hold the IRS accountable for its unlawful and unconstitutional political targeting of conservative citizen-led groups. . . .

Continue reading this article on Washington Examiner.

Latest in
Free Speech

IRS Continues Religious Targeting

By Jay Sekulow1452802669572

A new bombshell government report confirms fears that the Obama Administration’s IRS is still targeting conservative groups based on “religious” and “political” views. The Government Accountability Office (GAO) report requested by Members of Congress reveals further proof of what we’ve been arguing...

read more

The IRS backs down

By Jay Sekulow1452291239789

Americans spoke out. And the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) listened. A new regulation proposed by the IRS would have some nonprofit charities report the Social Security numbers of donors giving at least $250 in one year. The regulation would permit, but not require, charitable organizations to...

read more

ACLJ Takes On Angry Atheists’ Demand

By Benjamin P. Sisney1451580328895

The Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) has demanded that private hotel chains remove Gideon-placed Bibles from their hotel rooms. The ACLJ has responded, on behalf of more than 178,000 Americans, sending a letter to set the record straight to each of the hotels harassed by FFRF. As we’ve...

read more

ACLJ Forces IRS to Comply with the Law

By Carly F. Gammill1451508978615

The ACLJ has secured an important victory in our Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) case against the IRS on behalf of Citizens for a Strong New Hampshire. After a year of litigation, which followed over four months of waiting for the IRS to respond to its FOIA request, we finally succeeded in...

read more