Find the tax code confusing? You’re not alone
For any readers that regard the U.S. tax code as complicated, rest assured that you are not alone. In fact, a recent federal audit arrived at nearly the same conclusion.
Notably, federal agencies are required by a 2010 law – the Plain Writing Act — to make their official communications clear and easy to understand. However, the inspector general for tax administration at the U.S. Department of the Treasury found deficiencies in the way that the Internal Revenue Service communicates with taxpayers.