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Latest Taxpayer's Tab: IRS Targets Old Debt
June 8, 2014
What if you received a notice from the IRS stating that your tax refund had been revoked because your parents owed the government money decades ago? That's exactly what's happening to some Americans thanks to a provision included in the 2008 Farm Bill. NTUF's Research and Outreach Manager Dan Barrett wrote about this troubling trend on the Government Bytes blog last week, and outlined an alternative the IRS should consider if it needs to collect more revenue: pursue the $3.3 billion in back taxes owed by government employees themselves.
NTUF also featured 3 recently-scored bills in this week's edition of The Taxpayer's Tab:
For more on these bill's and Dan's blog post, check out the latest edition of The Taxpayer's Tab online.
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