Here Come the Private Tax Debt Collectors … Again

With over 19 million people owing more than $400B in back taxes to the U.S. Treasury, the IRS has started to crack down. Not only has the IRS threatened to take passports away from individuals who have significant back tax bills, the IRS is also turning to private debt collectors to recoup what taxpayers owe. Nearly 4 million taxpayers are working with the IRS through installment agreements. That still leaves over 7 million individuals in the red. Back in 2015, Section 32102 [...]