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Be careful how you implement policies: Lessons from Treasury’s mistake

Every policy change has consequences — some intentional, but others can be unexpected. The unexpected ones are the ones that can make a big impact, for…

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File - Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee hearing, May 10, 2022, on Capitol Hill in Washington. The U.S. will close the last avenue for Russia to pay back its billions in debt to international investors on Wednesday, making a Russian default on its debts for the first time since the Bolshevik Revolution all but inevitable. The Treasury Department said in a notification Tuesday that it does not plan to renew the license to allow Russia to keep paying its debtholders through American banks. (Tom Williams/Pool via AP, File)

Yellen memo calls for IRS modernization to help ID tax evasion schemes perpetrated by top earners

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IG audit finds Treasury didn’t collect $472M in debts owed to 28 agencies

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)This May 4, 2021, photo shows a sign outside the Internal Revenue Service building in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

The IRS has to tighten up its procedures for employee time off

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Treasury wants to join the growing ranks of agencies with IT working capital funds

The White House’s fiscal 2023 budget request includes $65 billion for federal civilian IT spending, including big increases for DHS, OPM and SBA.

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This innovator tilted at the bureaucratic windmill, and had the same results as Don Quixote

The U.S. financial system and the way it’s regulated, are fast moving to obsolescence. And the government is unwilling and unable to adopt the technologies…

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GAO finds flaw in national debt electronic tracking system

Somehow the national debt has managed to reach $28 trillion. But, where is it? It’s in a set of electronic schedules maintained by the Treasury Department’s Bureau of the Fiscal Service.

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