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Author: Gary Guenther, Analyst in Public Finance

Release Date: 3/4/2019

Number of Pages:  2

Price: $5.99

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has two main statutory responsibilities: to collect most of the revenue needed to fund the federal government and to enforce federal tax laws and regulations. In FY2017, the agency processed 245.4 million tax returns and other documents and collected $3.4 trillion in gross revenue.