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What was the name of the IRS in the 1950s?

A. Taxation Bureau
B. Department of Finance
C. U.S. Revenue Department
D. Bureau of Internal Revenue

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Answer: D, Bureau of Internal Revenue

In the 1950s, the agency was “reorganized to replace a patronage system with career, professional employees,” and was renamed the Internal Revenue Service, from the Bureau of Internal Revenue. Learn more.

Posted by FederalDaily Staff on Feb 05, 2015 at 1:38 PM


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