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From the Mid-Hudson Valley Perspective Archive

NEW REPORT SAYS IRS PAID $20 MILLION TO PRIVATE DEBT COLLECTORS TO RECOUP $6.7 MILLION

By outsourcing tax debt collection, the Internal Revenue Service is paying about $3 for every $1 recouped, according to a new report by federal watchdog group, the Taxpayer Advocate Service.

(Posted Thursday, January 11, 2018 )   <Read it>

--TheBlaze--

Editorial Comment

The IRS is more concerned about striking fear into the hearts of taxpayers than it is about actually collecting money. - BK