The list below is a collection of articles that refer to, mention or discuss IRS.

Internal Revenue Service, IRS

Internal Revenue Service, IRS, logo on an American flag

IRS stands for Internal Revenue Service and is often known as the agency that collects taxes. But what else do they do? How did they start and what is their role in the taxes you pay. Check out this in-depth guide on the Internal Revenue Service and how they work.  History The IRS dates back to … Read more

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What is FATCA?

FATCA on a USA flag

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act or FATCA is essential reading for US expats. The rules are aimed at stamping out tax evasion by American taxpayers who hide money or other assets in unreported offshore accounts. The US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) lists offshore avoidance as one of the ‘dirty dozen’ ways taxpayers try to … Read more

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Tax Money Wasted On Blunders

Tax authorities are spending millions on unnecessary technology and training while accused of cutting jobs and customer services to the bone. Just this week, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in the United States and HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) in Britain have faced criticism for slack spending. In the US, the IRS had to spend … Read more

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