IRS chief says "abolish the IRS" rhetoric is nonsense

  • 1 April 2015
  • NormanL
Abolish the IRS? Not so fast says Koskinen

IRS director John Koskinen brushed aside the notion, advanced by Sen. Ted Cruz and others, that his agency could ever, under any circumstances, be abolished:

Koskinen said...even under the simplest of tax codes, the federal government would need an agency to collect revenue and administer the tax code, something Cruz’s own aides have also admitted.