New IRS leader promises faster, easier tax filing process
April 5, 2023
WASHINGTON (AP) — New IRS Commissioner Danny Werfel delivered a tax-season pledge Tuesday that the agency will use an $80 billion infusion of cash to become faster, more tech-savvy and provide "real-world improvements" to taxpayers.
Werfel, as he was ceremonially sworn in on Tuesday, said he would release a Strategic Operating Plan later this week laying out how the agency will use the money approved in last year's Inflation Reduction Act
"This is our moment in history to transform the IRS," said Werfel, who began working at the agency in mid-March.
"We have a great deal of work ahead of...
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