Facts & Data

There is a great deal of information circulating about the challenges created by our nation’s tax gap. The IRS Private Debt Collection Program was mandated by Congress to strengthen the IRS and bolster the U.S. Treasury by collecting a specific subset of uncollected tax underpayments.

This page provides easy access to the latest fact sheets and IRS reports about the IRS Private Debt Collection Program. The data and details included in the following downloadable PDFs have been pulled from validated government reports related to the program.

Following are the latest IRS Quarterly Reports to Congress on the progress of the Private Debt Collection Program.

IRS Q1 FY2019 Update to Congress on the PDC Program

Data through December 13, 2018

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IRS FY2018 Update to Congress on the PDC Program

Data through September 30, 2018

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IRS FY2018 Update to Congress on the PDC Program

Data through June 14, 2018

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