CHAPTER 17--TAX PRACTICE AND ETHICS Key1. The tax professional can do more than just tax compliance work. He or she can work with the client in consultation over the strategy and tactics of dealing with a Federal tax audit.
2. The IRS employs about 90,000 personnel, making it one of the largest Federal agencies.
3. Recently, the overall Federal income tax audit rate for the Form 1040 has been about 1%.