The Internal Revenue Service would be able to save more than $111 million in real estate rental costs over the next five years by requiring employees to share their work space if they often work remotely, according to a new government report.

The report, released Monday by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration, found that if IRS employees who routinely telework on a full- or part-time basis shared their workstations, 10,244 workstations could potentially be eliminated, enabling the IRS to reduce its office space needs by almost one million square feet.

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