|IRS Cancels Plan to Close Texas Office, as NTEU Requested|
IRS Cancels Plan to Close Texas Office, as NTEU Requested
The IRS announced Thursday that it is canceling plans to close its Tax Processing Center in Austin in 2024. NTEU had urged the agency to reconsider the closing as early as last May.
This is a welcome reprieve for frontline employees in Texas who can now stay on the job tackling the backlog of returns, processing new ones and improving service to all American taxpayers.
“We applaud the IRS for finally recognizing that those employees in Austin are essential to the agency’s ability to dig out from the backlog of returns and correspondence, and that there is an ongoing need for the IRS to retain this capacity,” said National President Tony Reardon. Read more