Despite continued controversy over whether the use of private debt collectors is a direction the Internal Revenue Service should be moving in, a new federal report gave high marks to the first phase of the agency’s pilot program.

The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration Office said that the program was effectively developed and implemented, but did allow for the possibility that some follow-up action may be necessary.

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