The IRS is looking to increase staff who focus on high-income individual filers, an official said Wednesday.
“This is a really high priority area for the service,” said Holly Paz, deputy commissioner of the IRS’s Large Business & International division. She was speaking at a Tax Executives Institute event in New York.
Staff brought in to focus on the area would include both new hires and workers pulled from other sections, Paz said.
Darlena Billops-Hill, director of examination appeals, said her department might also ramp up its hiring.
Paz also said at the conference that green ...