WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service is looking into the tax compliance of $195 million of lease revenue bonds issued by the Pima County, Ariz., Industrial Development Authority in 2008 for a nonprofit borrower that used them to finance the development of a detention facility for Clark County, Nev.

The IRS also has begun auditing $219.2 million of facilities bonds issued in 2006 by the Curators of the University of Missouri, before the university refunds some of the bonds in early May. That audit does not appear to stem from tax problems. The audits were disclosed in event notices filed with the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board’s online EMMA system this week.

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