October 2016 JD Supra

Legislation enacted in 12/15 (FAST ACT – Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act)) required IRS to utilize private debt collection agencies to collect inactive federal tax debts. Starting SPRING 2017, IRS will use private debt collectors to pursue overdue federal tax debts.  IRS has selected 4 Contractors to launch this new program.  The 4 companies that were awarded the contracts are:        what-you-need-to-know-about-irs-outstanding-inactive-tax-receivables