The IRS is looking to increase staff who focus on high-income individual filers, an official said Wednesday.
“This is a really high priority area for the service,” said Holly Paz, deputy commissioner of the IRS’s Large Business & International Division. She was speaking at a Tax Executives Institute event in New York.
- Staff brought in to focus on the area would include both new hires and workers pulled from other sections, Paz said.
- Congress granted the IRS $80 billion in new funding in August, a portion of which will be used for hiring. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on ...