"At the same time the Internal Revenue Service delayed or denied requests
for tax-exempt status from hundreds of conservative non-profit groups,
it was quietly restoring the tax-exempt status of an Islamist front
group accused of collaborating with terrorists.
Last year, the politicized agency reinstated the Washington-based
Council on American-Islamic Relations’ tax-exempt status despite years
of delinquent tax filings. CAIR officials had met with officials inside
the White House before the decision was made. " [WND]