by Byrne Hobart
Today’s taxosphere is still busy digesting the new bailout, but there’s plenty of other business to discuss. A pair of high-profile tax evasion cases have gotten some attention, the credit crisis is considered in more detail, and the Biden/Palin vice-presidential debate features some gaffes on both sides.
- A the California Tax Attorney Blog, blogger Mitchell A. Port talks up the IRS’s increasing efficiency. Surprisingly, the big gains aren’t just in audits — the IRS has also gotten much better at providing easy online help for average users.
- James Edward Maule, proprietor of MauledAgain asks who is to blame for the subprime meltdown and the bailout, and argues that the answer is much more complicated than we’d like