IRS will pay refunds during government shutdown, official says

THE IRS WILL issue refunds to taxpayers even if the U.S. government shutdown extends into the filing season, according to the White House Office of Management and Budget. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL NAGLE
THE IRS WILL issue refunds to taxpayers even if the U.S. government shutdown extends into the filing season, according to the White House Office of Management and Budget. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL NAGLE
NEW YORK - The Internal Revenue Service will issue refunds to taxpayers even if the U.S. government shutdown extends into the filing season, a decision that may reduce political pressure on Congress and President Donald Trump to reach a deal to re-open the federal government. “Tax refunds will go out,” the acting director of the White…

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