The IRS responds to a report by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration that pointed to the March 2021 incident as one example demonstrating a need for the Service to increase e-filing options.
In a study, the U.S. Government Accountability Office finds that the IRS's individual tax audit rates decreased by 72% during 2010—2019, by a greater percentage for higher-income taxpayers than for lower-income ones.
The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration issues a preliminary assessment of the IRS's performance during the period for income tax filings.
Health savings account maximum contributions, along with minimum deductibles and maximum out-of-pocket expenses of accompanying high-deductible health plans, will be higher next year.
A CPA describes his journey from a small practice to advising the IRS and Congress on issues of tax policy and administration.