Internal Revenue Service en Government Shutdown Creating Some Obstacles For Homebuyers <p>The partial government shutdown is proving to be a problem for some American home buyers.&nbsp; Most lenders require income verification through the IRS.&nbsp; The verification requirement is problematic because most IRS functions have been suspended.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Victoria Doran, president of the Rhode Island Association of Realtors, says it hasn&rsquo;t caused a logjam yet but will if the government shutdown continues much longer.</p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 13:02:50 +0000 Flo Jonic 23178 at