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Statistical Data - Abusive Return Preparers

How to Interpret Criminal Investigation Data

Since actions on a specific investigation may cross fiscal years, the data shown in cases initiated may not always represent the same universe of cases shown in other actions within the same fiscal year.

 

FY 2014 FY 2013 FY 2012

Investigations Initiated

305 309 443

Prosecution Recommendations

261 281 276

Indictments/Informations

230 233 202
Convictions 193 207 178

Sentenced

183 186 172

Incarceration Rate*  

86.3% 78.0% 84.3%

Average Months to Serve

28 27 29

*Incarceration includes confinement to federal prison, halfway house, home detention, or some combination thereof.
Data Source: Criminal Investigation Management Information System

 


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