Internal Revenue Service

IRS partners with Code for America to launch child tax credit portal

by • 4 months ago

The technology initiative is part of push across government to increase access to the child tax credit.

House lawmakers propose $50M for Technology Modernization Fund in 2022

by • 6 months ago

If the proposed legislation is enacted, TMF will receive just one-tenth of the funding requested last month by the White House.

ACLU wants Secret Service and Coast Guard records included in its phone tracking suit

by • 6 months ago

The civil liberties group is seeking information on DHS agencies' warrantless use of cellphone location data.

Tests of wildfire-tracking AI are just months away, JAIC says

by • 2 years ago

The goal is to produce hourly updates to crews instead of the daily wildfire maps that are the current standard.

14 new security ‘deficiencies’ found in IRS information systems

by • 2 years ago

GAO made 20 recommendations after its 2018 audit of IRS financial statements, bringing the total number of unaddressed recommendations across audits to 127.

Taxpayer First Act reinstates streamlined IT hiring at the IRS

by • 2 years ago

Streamlined Critical Pay gives the IRS the authority to quickly hire up to 40 people at a time, and pay higher base salaries to these hires.