TITLE

TAX DEBT COLLECTION: IRS Could Improve Future Studies by Establishing Appropriate Guidance

AUTHOR(S)
Brostek, Michael
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;10/26/2010, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the study of U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) regarding the private debt collection (PDC) program for using private collection agencies (PCA). It states that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has started PDC and PCA to help collect some unpaid tax debts. It also notes that GAO is reporting on whether the study was sound as primary support for IRS's PDC decision and its plan to the collection approach based on its PCA experience and PDC study.
ACCESSION #
55120249

 

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