2020 Deadlines and Delays

More than ever, this tax season will be riddled with delays despite the extended tax deadline. The Internal Revenue Service was already behind before the COVID-19 outbreak. The IRS closed in late March due to the pandemic. And now they are struggling to re-open and...

Reducing the Tax Gap

Politicians are in constant debate over how to decrease the budget deficit: raise taxes or cut them? Tax researchers often cite a more politically-neutral third option: reduce the “tax gap.” The tax gap is simply the difference between taxes owed and taxes paid....