National Taxpayer Advocate (NTA) Nina Olson notes the IRS could only answer 57 percent of calls on tax day – an “F” in any grading book. Learn more about IRS budget issues and the NTA’s recommendations in her recent testimony to Congress.
Special Report: More Than a ‘Mere’ Preparer: Loving and Return Preparation (Tax Notes, May 13, 2013)
Tax Surprises Can Follow When Payroll Firms Implode (The Wall Street Journal, April 24, 2013)
Witnesses tell Senate Finance Committee ways to improve tax system (Journal of Accountancy, April 16, 2013)
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