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IRS Now Robo-audits Your Spending

Tish6 Wrote: Apr 09, 2013 5:56 PM
I work in a CPA (Certified Public Accountant) Office and one of our clients while getting ready for an IRS audit swore up and down that IRS actually stood for the Infernal Revenue Service. Yeah, the income taxes are giving me a job...but I believe that other tax systems would open other oportunities for those of us in the accounting fields. Cause you are always going to have someone too lazy to figure up the numbers to determine whether he's in the black or red.
These are the types of invasive tax maneuvers that boiled the blood of our Founding Fathers. But there's still a way out of all our Internal Revenue Service wars and woes.

U.S. News & World Report highlighted some more encroaching news this past week in the article "IRS High-Tech Tools Track Your Digital Footprints."

The IRS is "collecting a lot more than taxes this year," the report explained. "It's also acquiring a huge volume of personal information on taxpayers' digital activities, from eBay auctions to Facebook posts and, for the first time ever, credit card and e-payment transaction records."

It added, "The agency reveals...