Today, the IRS published the latest executive column, “A Closer Look,” which features IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig addressing the IRS Progress Update and how the IRS helped taxpayers and the nation during 2020. “COVID-19 presented some of the greatest challenges to our country and the IRS in its history, both in terms of being able to carry out our mission and in protecting the health and safety of taxpayers and our own workforce.” Continue reading here. It’s also available in Spanish here.
“A Closer Look” is a column from IRS executives that covers a variety of timely issues of interest to taxpayers and the tax community. It also provides a detailed look at key issues affecting everything from IRS operations and employees to issues involving taxpayers and tax professionals.
Check the IRS News Release here for additional information about the IRS Progress Update.
Check here for prior “A Closer Look” posts and new updates.