The IRS by the numbers

Published: May 17 2013 10:47:39 AM EDT   Updated On: May 17 2013 10:48:14 AM EDT

A by-the-numbers look at the scandal-plagued Internal Revenue Service.

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Friday's hearing before the House Ways and Means Committee caps a week of damaging revelations for the Internal Revenue Service and, ultimately, for President Obama. By the numbers, here's a look at the IRS:

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