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Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

The federal agency responsible for the collection of federal taxes, including personal and corporate income taxes, Social Security taxes, and excise and gift taxes.

Internal Revenue Service

The tax collection agency for the United States government. It is responsible for collecting all federal taxes derived from sources other than tariffs and associated fees. Nearly half of its revenues comes from taxes on personal incomes, with much of the rest coming from corporate taxes and employment taxes. The IRS has the ability to place and enforce liens on property and other assets for nonpayment of taxes. The activities of the IRS fund (many of) the functions of the American government. It is not responsible for collection of state and local taxes. See also: Notice of seizure.

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

The agency of the U.S. Treasury Department that administers the Internal Revenue Code.

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

the United States equivalent of the British INLAND REVENUE which is responsible for assessing and collecting taxes.

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

A bureau within the United States Department of the Treasury,the IRS is charged with the responsibility of collecting the taxes imposed by Congress.In furtherance of that responsibility,it provides a wealth of resources to assist law-abiding persons in understanding and complying with the complicated tax laws of the country.An excellent search engine at the IRS Web site, www.irs.gov, gives access to thousands of online publications,forms,instructions,and even internal IRS manuals.

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

The division of the U.S. Treasury Department responsible for collecting taxes.
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Patuloy pong nagpapaliwanag ang ating Bureau of Internal Revenue hinggil sa mga kinakailangang isagawa ng ating mga kababayan patungkol doon sa filing ng income tax returns (The Bureau of Internal Revenue continues to explain the steps our people must take in filing income tax returns)," he said.
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The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) issued yesterday additional instructions on how taxpayers can access its computer platform in filing 2014 income tax returns (ITRs).
The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) is modifying its automated income tax filing system following complaints from online taxpayers nationwide about the inaccessibility of its eBIRForms filing facility webpage.
In view of the fact that the NIRC recognizes the authority of the Commissioner of the Bureau of Internal Revenue to compromise, abate and refund or credit taxes, and to compromise criminal violations except those already filed in court or those involving fraud, and considering further, that the parties to the instant are not opposed to the prayer for the withdrawal of the complaints, it behooves this Office to grant the motion if only to promote greater interest of the parties involved,' it added.
The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) filed yesterday separate tax evasion charges against two businesswoman and a dentist based in Manila for alleged non-payment of taxes totalling to more than P61 million.
The August tax take of the Bureau of Internal Revenue, the country's biggest tax-collection agency, climbed 9 percent to P171.
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