In the IRS executive column CL-2020-08, the IRS explains how it continues to focus on ensuring integrity and fairness in our nation’s voluntary tax system despite the challenges of COVID-19.
“Taxpayers who exercise their best efforts to file their tax returns and pay their taxes, or enter into agreements to pay their taxes, deserve to know that the IRS is pursuing others who have failed to satisfy their filing and payment obligations,” explains Eric Hylton, Commissioner, Small Business
Provides An Important Service and Shows Respect
To The Majority Of Americans Who Pay Their Taxes.
Even in a challenging year like this, when the IRS has provided assistance and help for those affected by COVID-19 through Economic Impact Payments and various tax relief efforts, people should understand we haven’t lost focus on identifying and pursuing high income non-filers who live here in the United States and abroad.