Hear more from TIGTA’s Mike Phillips on the IRS’s effective phone operations system
A look into the 12 year modernization project at the IRS.
Alan Duncan, assistant IG for the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA), joins host Tom Temin to discuss a new report on cybersecurity challenges. January 6, 2011
A report from TIGTA find that IRS emails lack encryption
Our Federal Drive Discussion this month looks at what goes into planning facility upgrades. Guests include George Jakabcin from TIGTA and Lou Williams from GSA.
The cybersecurity response center at the IRS is mostly working, according to a new report from the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration. However, in the report, Treasury Inspector General J. Russell George said that the Computer Security Incident Response Center isn’t reporting every computer security incident as it’s supposed to.
The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration evaluated six random reimbursable agreements IRS made with agencies and found a lot of money went uncollected.
The $14 million owed to the U.S. treasury comes from money withheld from federal employees’ paychecks that was never turned over to the IRS, according to a new audit from the Treasury Inspector General For Tax Administration. The audit also reviewed whether the IRS made recommended changes following a similar audit five years ago.
The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) recommends IRS’ chief technology officer create an “inventory list” with the skills needed for each IT position, as well as a process for evaluating an IT employee’s skills.
Thousands of IRS computers could be prone to cyber intruders because officials aren’t updating software in a timely manner, according to a report from the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration.