IRS realigns compliance operations


The IRS in November completed reorganization of its compliance operations serving individual and small business taxpayers. Under the realignment, prefiling compliance programs moved to the Wage and Investment division (W&I) and post-filing compliance to the Small Business and Self-Employed division (SB/SE). In addition, the Service planned to created a new function in SB/SE for collections and another for examinations and centralize identify theft victim assistance under W&I.

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