Odds Of 2016 Audit Hit 13-Year Low

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The year 2016 saw the risk of being audited by the IRS fall to its lowest since 2003, with a 1 in 143 chance of being examined by the government. What do you think?

“Oh no. There are currently 143 people in my pyramid scheme.”

Ray Burkiss • Casino Custodian

“I still don’t like those odds. I’m going to play it safe and continue evading taxes altogether.”

Sasha Terrell • Cactus Farmer


“Now you have me wishing I’d earned income this year.”

Bob Paulsen • Unemployed