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The Digital Hand, Vol 3How Computers Changed the Work of American Public Sector Industries$
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James W. Cortada

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780195165869

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2008

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195165869.001.0001

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Digital Applications in Tax and Financial Operations

Digital Applications in Tax and Financial Operations

(p.16) 2 Digital Applications in Tax and Financial Operations
The Digital Hand, Vol 3

James W. Cortada

Oxford University Press

One of the largest and most pervasive uses of computers by all governments across the American economy has been for accounting applications. While the fundamental missions and tasks have not changed over time, how the work of accounting, financial, and tax departments has been accomplished has. This chapter discusses the introduction and use of computing in tax filing, collections, and compliance. Topics covered include the Internal Revenue Service, state tax and financial applications, local government tax applications, and the adoption of software tools by tax preparers and payers.

Keywords:   accounting applications, Internal Revenue Service, taxation, computing, state taxes, financial applications, local government tax

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