Government Management of Information Mega-Technology: Lessons from the Internal Revenue Service’s Tax Systems Modernization

 

Government Management of Information Mega-Technology: Lessons from the Internal Revenue Service’s Tax Systems Modernization

Government Management of Information Mega-Technology: Lessons from the Internal Revenue Service’s Tax Systems Modernization
Government Management of Information Mega-Technology: Lessons from the Internal Revenue Service’s Tax Systems Modernization
This report provides a history of computer modernization efforts by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), beginning with the initial Tax Systems Modernization project and ending with the current initiative. The study reviews the many hurdles faced by the...

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This report provides a history of computer modernization efforts by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), beginning with the initial Tax Systems Modernization project and ending with the current initiative. The study reviews the many hurdles faced by the IRS, highlighting those obstacles related to legislative constraints, bureaucratic entanglements, political complexities, civil service restrictions, and contracting and procurement requirements. Innovation