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Income Taxes / IRA #289705

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 14, 1983
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(Studio) Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes' quote on taxes recalled.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) [PEOPLE - criticize size of taxes deducted.] Incrd. income taxes in recent years noted. [National Taxpayers Union spokesperson James DAVIDSON - notes rational response of tax cheating with rising taxes.] Treasury Department's estimated size of refunds mentioned. Role in Indiv. Retirement Acct. (IRA) in reducing taxes examined; commercial for IRA (Individual Retirement Account) shown. [WOMAN - explains usefulness of IRA (Individual Retirement Account) for her.] Findings of CBS "News-New York Times" poll of IRA's incring. popularity outlined on screen. [IRS commissioner Roscoe EGGER - notes purpose of IRA.] IRS method of harassing late taxpayers described.

(Studio) Poll findings on tax cheaters and data collection process mentioned.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Brady, Ray;
Rather, Dan

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