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Leviathan is Hungry: Tax Audits on the Rise

Posted by Demian Brady - February 18, 2010

CNN reports that 1.4 million taxpayers were audited last year, the most in a decade. And expect even more audits this year with the Administration's $8.2 billion budget for tax enforcement - a 10 percent increase over last year.

Hat tip: TaxProf Blog.

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