IRS Says Tax Enforcement Pays for Itself—and Then Some
This is the title of an article in the Wall Street Journal on February 6, 2024 which documents the attempts by the IRS to justify keeping the $80 billion appropriated by Congress.
There are many reasons that the D.C. elite fight so desperately to keep the corrupt and broken federal income tax and payroll tax system in place. Some of these are:
It is a great source of campaign contributions—threaten a special interest tax break and the money flows in to the politicians.