tax day anger read
A recent FOIA release from the Internal Revenue Service show that leading up into the inauguration, the IRS received hundreds of emails asking for the Commissioner to end the audit of President-elect Donald Trump’s tax returns, and report all violations to the Attorney General.
An annual tradition here at MuckRock, it’s time for the Tax Day Anger Read - because there’s nothing like some righteous indignation to help cure that audit anxiety. Today, we’re looking at the broader issue of IRS FOIA rejections, and the sense one gets that you’re dealing with an agency that really doesn’t want you to know what it’s doing.
As you are no doubt aware, taxes are due today in the United States. And while shelling out thirty bucks so TurboTax will file your state return is bad enough, here’s Senate subcommittee hearing from 2012 entitled “Offshore Profit Shifting and the U.S. Tax Code” to really ruin your day.