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Statistical Data - Abusive Tax Schemes

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 2015 FY 2014 FY 2013

 Investigations Initiated

68 79 119

 Prosecution Recommendations

58 85 88


51 72 80


77 64 64

 Incarceration Rate*   

67.5% 81.3% 68.8%

 Average Months to Serve

21 24 31

*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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