Tax Policy and Administration:
1993 Annual Report on GAO Tax-Related Work
GGD-94-82: Published: Mar 31, 1994. Publicly Released: Mar 31, 1994.
- Full Report:
Pursuant to a legislative requirement, GAO summarized its work on tax policy and administration during fiscal year (FY) 1993, including: (1) actions federal agencies took in response to its recommendations as of December 31, 1993; (2) recommendations made to Congress before and during FY 1993 that remain open; and (3) assignments for which GAO received authorized access to tax information.
GAO noted that its recommendations addressed specific actions that Congress and the administration could take to: (1) improve compliance with tax laws; (2) increase accounts receivable collections; (3) simplify the tax system; (4) improve the Tax Systems Modernization Program; (5) strengthen the Internal Revenue Service's management practices; and (6) enhance the effectiveness of tax policies and incentives.