The woman who was in charge of a scandal-mired unit of the Internal Revenue Service at the time that it was targeting tea party groups is now running the IRS office responsible for health care legislation, ABC News is reporting.
Sarah Hall Ingram served as commissioner of the unit that deals with tax-exempt organizations between 2009 and 2012. It was revealed last week that the unit subjected conservative organizations to undue scrutiny as they were applying for tax-exempt status between 2010 and 2012.
Meanwhile, Ingram is now the director of the IRS’ Affordable Care Act unit.
There are conflicting reports about when exactly Ingram left her job as commissioner of tax-exempt organizations to work for the health care office.