Tax Administration: IRS Is Improving Its Controls for Ensuring That Taxpayers Are Treated Properly

GGD-96-176 Published: Aug 30, 1996. Publicly Released: Sep 17, 1996.
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Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO examined the: (1) adequacy of the Internal Revenue Service's (IRS) controls to protect against abuse of taxpayers; (2) extent of information available concerning abuse allegations received and investigated by IRS, the Department of the Treasury Office of the Inspector General (OIG), and the Department of Justice (DOJ); and (3) OIG role in investigating abuse allegations.

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