National Taxpayer Advocate Releases Report to Congress
National Taxpayer Advocate Nina E. Olson has released her 2016 Annual Report to Congress. In the three volume report, released on January 10, 2017, Olson examined the IRS “Future State” plan and made recommendations for a more taxpayer-centric approach.
Olson also urged Congress to emphasize simplification when it considers tax reform in 2017. The report contains a list of the most litigated taxpayer issues, Taxpayer Advocate Service research and related studies and legislative recommendations.