House Holds Hearing On IRS Scrutiny Of Tea Party Applications


Internal Revenue Service Tax Exempt and Government Entities Division... News PhotoCapitol Hill,Expertise,Failure,Finance,Government,Headshot,Horizontal,Internal Revenue Service,Law,Politics,Rayburn House Office Building,Reform,Retirement,Tax,Testimony,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesWASHINGTON, DC - JULY 18: Internal Revenue Service Tax Exempt and Government Entities Division revenue agent Elizabeth Hofacre (L) and retired IRS tax law specialist Carter Hull testify before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill July 18, 2013 in Washington, DC. The witnesses testified as part of the committee's ongoing investigation into claims that the IRS systematically delayed and scrutinized applications for tax exempt status from organizations with the words 'Tea Party' and 'patriot' in their names. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)