Taxpayer Advocate Not Happy Revenooer Rants

- By : jquinn

In her annual report to Congress, National Taxpayer Advocate Nina Olson paints a bleak picture of the IRS, in general, and its interaction with taxpayers.  She emphasizes four broad areas of concern: The budget environment of the last five years has resulted in a “devastating erosion of taxpayer service.”  (No argument from us on that

Some IRS Hires Not Choir Boy Candidates Revenooer Rants

- By : jquinn

  So saith the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) anyway. Seems TIGTA recently found in one of its audits that between 2010 and 2013, hundreds of former employees were rehired for whom IRS records show performance and conduct issues associated with their previous IRS employment.