Mission

The Office of Governmental Liaison develops and implements cooperative partnerships between the IRS and federal, state and local government agencies. Partnering with federal agencies and state and local taxing agencies saves government resources by reducing duplication of effort. Together, we help achieve mutually beneficial goals of improving voluntary compliance, increasing the efficiency of tax administration, and
reducing taxpayer burden.

Role of the Governmental Liaison (GL)

Governmental Liaisons develops and implements cooperative partnerships between the IRS and federal, state and local government agencies. Partnering with federal agencies and state and local taxing agencies saves government resources by reducing duplication of effort. Together, we help achieve mutually beneficial goals of improving voluntary compliance, increasing the efficiency of tax administration, and reducing taxpayer burden.