Jay McTigue, Director of Strategic Issues, GAO

Jay McTigue, Director of Strategic Issues, GAO

wfedstaff | April 17, 2015 6:43 pm

Absorbing $900 million in budget cuts has created some problems for the IRS, including major staffing reductions and uneven performance. The Government Accountability Office says the agency’s budget request of $12.5 billion for fiscal year 2015 is a step in the right direction. Jay McTigue, director of strategic issues for the GAO, tells In Depth with Francis Rose $12.5 billion won’t fix what ails the IRS.