IRS gets a 1.1 Billion boost in Obama Budget why?

February 15, 2011 politisite 24

Seems like the White House is emphasizing two different angles on the 1.1 Billion increase for the Internal Revenue Service in Obama’s Budget.  To Reporters the increase is to  answer questions and provide quality information to taxpayers.  But on the IRS website they emphasize that  the funds will actually decrease the deficit by increasing enforcement and collections.  Additionally, they highlight a program to police the Tax Preparer industry by checking […]

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IRS: No Health Insurance, No Refund

April 6, 2010 politisite 0

The IRS says that it has no problem attaching Tax refunds for those who refuse to purchase health insurance. A new argument has arisen about the individual mandate after the passage of Obamacare.  Some have insisted that the mandate penalty provision got rewritten quietly before passage to keep the IRS from penalizing taxpayers — or more accurately, to keep the IRS from prosecuting taxpayers who refuse to pay the penalties […]