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IRS managers have double standard on documentation

Managers with the Internal Revenue Service were unable to provide auditors with accurate data or supporting documentation on many costs for a conference in Anaheim, Calif. – one of 225 conferences the agency held in fiscal years 2010 through 2012 at an obscene cost of $49 million, the Washington Post reported. Yet if citizens and businesses tried to claim such expenses without documentation, the IRS would reject them and possibly press charges for tax evasion.

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