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The Inspector General for Tax Administration, TIGTA, is in the news regularly. In addition to tracking down misbehaving IRS employees and misbehaving representatives, an important role of this organization seems to be examining every aspect of the operation of the Internal Revenue Service about which it can publish a critical report. Lately, it seems that TIGTA has been publishing an average of one a week, virtually all of which have been critical of the performance of the Internal Revenue Service. Two of my favorites, however, deserve some close examination and cause this writer to ...