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So, what is your opinion.
So, what is your opinion. Will this fare well for tax payers in the future, or will it just make things worse?
originally posted by: Quauhtli
a reply to: butcherguy
Right on, my thoughts as well.
There have been some recent articles foreshadowing this, but I was hesitant to believe it would happen. In my opinion, if the IRS does get an overhaul in the near future it will not fare well for the tax payers. God help us all if the Dems hold the next presidential election. At least as far as this whole issue goes.
There should be NO reason at all that the US citizen should fear the Govt, or Non-LE agency to have the ability to jail people for not paying taxes. Or confiscate someone's assets.
The House late Monday night adopted proposals by voice vote to cut funding for the Internal Revenue Service. Rep. Paul Gosar's (R-Ariz.) amendment to the fiscal 2015 Financial Services appropriations bill would cut funding for the IRS by $353 million. Specifically, Gosar's amendment would cut that funding from the IRS enforcement account and use it toward deficit reduction. Gosar argued that funding for the IRS would be better used toward reducing the deficit than toward the agency caught in GOP crosshairs. "This is a modest reduction at best," Gosar said. Read more: thehill.com... Follow us: @thehill on Twitter | TheHill on Facebook
House Republicans rolled out a $21.3 billion financial services bill Tuesday that cuts more than $2 billion from President Barack Obama’s budget requests — chiefly at the expense of the Internal Revenue Service and Securities and Exchange Commission.
Earlier this month, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee released an email showing that Lerner was worried about the idea that Congress might seek out various IRS emails. In mid-June, the IRS said a computer crash prevented it from recovering more than two years’ worth of Lerner’s emails.
originally posted by: Snarl
Not sure how accurate this report is. I looked elsewhere briefly and was unable to find a corroborating story.
Source - The Blaze
Edit: I don't know what to make of this, so I've decided to reserve any comment. Something really doesn't look right about this article.