KPMG report: IRS partnership enforcement ramps up

KPMG report: IRS partnership enforcement ramps up

There are indications that in 2021, the IRS could enhance the audits of partnerships.


Historically, the IRS showed mixed success with its partnership audit program. Both the Government Accountability Office and the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration have challenged the IRS to do a better job auditing partnerships, especially large partnerships. For years, the IRS has committed to do just that, and in 2021, the IRS may finally deliver on its commitment.

Read a November 2020 report* [PDF 188 KB] prepared KPMG LLP tax professionals

*This article originally appeared in a BNA Bloomberg publication and is reproduced with permission.

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