Budget ironies for Tim Geithner

By Conor Clarke

From the administration's summary (pdf):

The scope, complexity, and sheer magnitude of the international financial system pose significant enforcement challenges for the IRS in carrying out its tax administration responsibilities. The 2010 Budget includes funding for a robust portfolio of IRS international tax compliance initiatives...

Significant enforcement challenges indeed!

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