HKS Affiliated Authors

Frank and Denie Weil Director of the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government
Charles W. Eliot University Professor


June 22, 2020, Opinion, "Every year the Internal Revenue Service leaves billions of dollars in tax revenue on the table by failing to pursue high-income individuals who don’t bother to file tax returns. A report released last month by the Treasury Department’s inspector general estimated that the amount of lost revenue was nearly $50 billion between 2014 and 2016 alone — an outrage at a time of soaring deficits and growing needs."