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Income Taxes / Cheating / Kellums #487898

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 15, 1976
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(Studio) Deadline for filing 1975 income tax returns is midnight. 27 million haven't filed yet.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Many Americans go to IRS (Internal Revenue Service) offices for help. [Chairperson IRS (Internal Revenue Service) Don. ALEXANDER - says computers and people are good at detecting cheating.]
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

(Martinsburg, West Virginia) IRS (Internal Revenue Service) command center set up here to hunt for cheaters. Computer tapes contain American tax records. Discrepancies in tax returns of an individual are signal for audits.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

(Studio) Vivien Kellens fought IRS (Internal Revenue Service) for 30 years with regard to discriminatory rules. She died last year; government collects $265,000 in back taxes.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Levine, Irving R.

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