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Every year, hundreds of billions of dollars of taxes that are owed are not collected. The "tax gap"--the difference between what individuals and businesses owe and what they pay-–stood at an estimated $345 billion in 2001 and remains a serious problem. We're working to ensure that the federal government has the resources it needs to close the tax gap.

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Fact Sheet | President Obama’s FY 2016 Budget: Revenues

March 23, 2015

Fact Sheet | What’s at Stake for Women in the Debate about Tax Extenders

October 29, 2014

Reports & Toolkits | A Good Starting Point: 23 Options from Rep. Dave Camp for Closing Tax Loopholes

August 11, 2014

Infographics and Internet Memes | Extra tax breaks for the richest 2 percent cost more than all of these programs that serve low-income women and families.

April 15, 2013