Reply to post: Re: America's most-disliked public agency

IRS: Er, those 100,000 tax records illegally accessed? Make that over 700,000

Tom 13

Re: America's most-disliked public agency

Excellent point. On the hatred level, they're all in close competition. What the IRS does lead on by leaps and bounds is FEAR. Even more than the tin foil hat conspiracy theories about disappearing people, when the IRS comes for you it's guilty until you can prove yourself innocent, with the interest meter running the whole time. Nobody knows anybody who has been "disappeared". Everybody knows at least one person who has been screwed by the IRS.

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