TITLE

TAX ADMINISTRATION: 2007 Filing Season Continues Trend of Improvement, but Opportunities to Reduce Costs and Increase Tax Compliance Should be Evaluated

AUTHOR(S)
White, James R.
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
GAO Reports;12/17/2007, preceding pi
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the need of Internal Revenue Services (IRS) to evaluate the opportunities to reduce costs and increase tax compliance despite the improvement of its 2007 filing season by U.S. Government Accountability Office. It analyzes IRS performance data, reviewed IRS operations and interviewed IRS and paid preparer representatives. It recommends that IRS should develop estimates of the effectiveness of its volunteer program and the feasibility of using contract recording.
ACCESSION #
29362748

 

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