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Taxpayer Accountability Act

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to improve transparency and efficiency with respect to audits and communications between taxpayers and the Internal Revenue Service.

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02/26/2014Introduced in Senate

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02/26/2014Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
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Cosponsors (6)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Inhofe, James M. [R-OK]* 02/26/2014
Sen. Johanns, Mike [R-NE]* 02/26/2014
Sen. Boozman, John [R-AR] 04/07/2014
Sen. Blunt, Roy [R-MO] 04/07/2014
Sen. Cornyn, John [R-TX] 04/07/2014
Sen. Thune, John [R-SD] 04/07/2014

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Senate Finance02/26/2014 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (02/26/2014)

Taxpayer Accountability Act - Requires the Internal Revenue Service (IRS): (1) to provide a substantive written response (not merely an acknowledgment letter) to any written correspondence from a taxpayer not later than 30 days after receiving such correspondence; (2) within 30 days after disclosing taxpayer information to any federal, state, or local governmental entity, to provide to the taxpayer a written notification describing the information, to whom it was disclosed, and when it was disclosed; and (3) to conclude any audit of an individual taxpayer not later than 1 year after the audit is initiated and to not assess any tax with respect to such audit after it is concluded.