American taxpayer support for overall tax compliance has reached an all-time high, according to an annual survey commissioned by the IRS Oversight Board.

The survey found that nearly nine out of 10 Americans (88 percent) felt that it is not at all acceptable to cheat on income taxes, the highest level recorded since tracking began in 1999 and up two points from 2004.

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