IRS Needs to Continue to Address Significant Weaknesses

March 2010
GAO Reports;3/19/2010, preceding p1
Government Documents
The article focuses on a study conducted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) about the status of the International Revenue Service's (IRS) actions to address information security weaknesses and the efficacy of controls over financial and tax processing system in protecting information. GAO found that IRS has corrected such weaknesses during the fiscal year 2009. The article presents recommendations from GAO on how IRS can correct newly identified control weaknesses.


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