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IRS Denies Dragging Its Feet In Exxon Mobil FOIA Case

Law360 (July 10, 2018, 8:32 PM EDT) -- The Internal Revenue Service has hit back against Exxon Mobil’s Freedom of Information Act suit tied to the oil giant’s tax refund bid, recently telling a Texas federal court the company had no basis to accuse the agency of dragging its feet in releasing documents.

Exxon Mobil Corp. had asked the court to set a Nov. 30 deadline for the IRS to release additional records under the oil giant’s FOIA requests, citing the agency’s purported failure to timely and fully comply, which echoed arguments the company...
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Case Information

Case Title

Exxon Mobil Corporation v. Internal Revenue Service

Case Number



Texas Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutes: Freedom of Information Act


David C Godbey

Date Filed

August 31, 2017


Government Agencies

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