Despite Challenges Presented by Complex Tax Rules, IRS Could Enhance Enforcement and Guidance

White, James R.
August 2009
GAO Reports;8/31/2009, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article presents the July 2009 congressional report of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) concerning home mortgage interest deduction. It notes that GAO did this study to investigate complex home-mortgage interest deduction rules which creates problems for taxpayers and the potential increase for noncompliance. GAO recommends that the U. S. Internal Revenue Services (IRS) should revise its case selection system research program to better detect noncompliance of debt-limit.


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