Tax Policy Center

Fiscal Facts

May 13, 2024
The IRS spent $16 billion in fiscal year 2023. Compared to spending in 2013, the IRS spent a greater share of its funds on taxpayer services and business systems modernization, and less towards enforcement.
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The IRS spent $16 billion in fiscal year 2023. Compared to spending in 2013, the IRS spent a greater share of its funds on taxpayer services and business systems modernization, and less towards enforcement.