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There are signs that fewer immigrants in the U.S. illegally are filing taxes than in previous years. Ronnie Kaufman/Getty Images hide caption

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Tax Filings Seen Dipping Amid Trump Crackdown On Illegal Immigration

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Court documents show the Internal Revenue Service's office in charge of vetting applications for tax-exempt status focused on conservative groups. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A Real-Life Tax Scam: This Is What IRS Phone Fraud Sounds Like

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Conservatives have criticized the new Internal Revenue Service rules for political dark money as an Obama administration attempt to gain political advantage. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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It would be a vast understatement to say that Republican Rep. Darrell Issa (right) of California and Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland don't see eye to eye on the IRS scandal's latest development. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Lois Lerner, head of the IRS unit that decides whether to grant tax-exempt status to groups, leaves after being dismissed from a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on Wednesday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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