Number of IRS Audits
How many IRS audits are there?
The IRS Tax Stats informs that, during the calendar year 2008, a total of 198,905,847 tax returns were filed. The examination coverage represented 0,9% of the total amount. In other words, 1,578,444 tax returns were audited in the fiscal year 2009; 90% of these audits concerned individual income tax returns.