A White Paper on Executive Action to Restore Trust in the Internal Revenue Service by Rebuilding Field Operations (Subtitle: If You See Something, Say Something; and Make No Mistake, Restoring Trust in the IRS is a National Security Need.)
37 Pages Posted: 1 Oct 2014
Date Written: September 1, 2014
This White Paper examines fallout from Internal Revenue Service missteps and offers a proven proposal for organizational restructuring and reform by executive action. By now, most agree the Service needs to restore public trust and be turned around – not necessarily to be a beloved tax collector, but to be universally respected for its sense of fair play, independence and competence. For change-makers to make a difference, they will have to think differently. Rebuilding field operations is a place to start.
Keywords: Internal Revenue Service
JEL Classification: H11
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