IRS Urged to Scrutinize Navy Veterans Group


There has been a chorus of calls for the IRS to launch investigations into the fundraising activities of a Navy Veterans Association. Already 4 states have begun looking more closely at the US Navy Veterans Association (USNVA). The latest voice to join the calls for more intense scrutiny of the association is Sen. Jim Webb (D-Virginia) who sent a letter to IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman urging the agency to take prompt action in investigating "the legitimacy, fundraising activities and expenditures? of the association on behalf of veterans. The US Navy Veterans Association enjoys tax-exempt status as a non-profit making organization.

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