The IRS: A Broken Home in Need of Repair

Source: Niskanen Center
by Samuel Hammond & David Koggan

“Decades of underfunding and misdirected oversight have hampered the IRS’s ability to achieve its core tax collection mission, much less its growing role in social welfare policy. Providing the IRS with greater and more stable funding, combined with organizational reforms to better delineate revenue collection from benefit administration, represents an untapped opportunity to improve taxpayer services and tax enforcement simultaneously.” [editor’s note: Yes, because giving more guns and gas money to an armed criminal gang is how you “improve service” to its victims – TLK] (06/04/21)