The IRS recently released a new five-year strategic plan that outlines its goals to improve taxpayer service and tax administration. The strategic plan will serve as a roadmap for the agency’s operations as it works to achieve its revenue collection and enforcement priorities. “Through the strategic plan, we want to share our priorities and how… Read more »

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The Department of Transportation (DOT) proposed a new rule this week that would significantly strengthen protections for travelers seeking refunds for airline tickets. DOT said it has received a flood of complaints from travelers with non-refundable tickets who did not travel because airlines canceled or drastically changed their flights or because travelers decided not to… Read more »

Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) holds the pivotal vote on the massive health care, climate and tax deal cut by Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV), and she is reportedly weighing using that leverage to push for changes to the package. According to Punchbowl News, Sinema wants to scale back a… Read more »

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) hasn’t said yet when he hopes to begin debate on the $740 billion health care, climate and tax package that Democrats are readying for passage through the budget reconciliation process. The package is still waiting on guidance from the Senate Parliamentarian on the total package but Schumer may choose… Read more »

The House on Wednesday passed a package that contains six Fiscal Year 2023 spending bills for various government agencies, but with Senate appropriations largely stalled, it’s likely a continuing resolution will be needed to fund the government past Sept. 30. The House voted 220-207 to pass the package that includes funding for the departments of… Read more »