Tax Fact of the Day March 21, 2006 Andrew Chamberlain “Estimated labor cost of complying with U.S. tax code each year, expressed as a percentage of U.S. tax receipts: 22” That’s from Harper’s Index, April 2005 issue. The source? “Tax Foundation (Washington)“. Topics Tags Compliance Costs and Tax Complexity Related Articles Treasury Report: Improper Payments Remain a Problem in EITC, Child Credit What is the Simplest Tax System? Calling Foul on Athletic Tax Credits FATCA, Automatic Information Exchange, and the End of Financial Privacy Is the IRS Upholding Your Taxpayer Rights? IRS Taxpayer Bill of Rights Subscribe to The Weekly Tax Update Join over 20,000 subscribers! Get the latest in tax news and analysis, delivered directly to your inbox every week. Never miss a post! Get email updates when we post new content.