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Selected historical and other data

Selected historical and other data Table 1.–Individual Income Tax Returns: Selected Income and Tax Items for Specified Tax Years, 1985-2002 Page 245 Table 2.–Individual Income and Tax Data, by State and Size of Adjusted Gross Income, Tax Year 2001 (See SOI Bulletin, Spring 2003 (22-4)) Table 3.–Number of Individual Income Tax Returns, Income, Exemptions and […]

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Evaluating the effect of sample size changes on scoring system performance using bootstraps and random samples – Section on Survey Research Methods

Evaluating the effect of sample size changes on scoring system performance using bootstraps and random samples – Section on Survey Research Methods – Brief Article William Wong Currently, the U. S. Internal Revenue Service calculates a scoring formula for each return and uses it as one criterion to determine which returns to audit. Periodically, IRS […]

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SOI projects and contacts

SOI projects and contacts – Statistics of Income SOI Projects and Contacts General Statistical Information: (202) 874-0410 Fax: (202) 874-0964 e-mail: sis@irs.gov Planned Frequency and Projects, Year * Primary Analysts Program Content Americans Living This periodic study is Abroad: conducted every 5 years. 2001 Program Jeff Curry It covers foreign income, Maureen Keenan Kahr foreign […]

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Using auxiliary information to adjust for non-response in weighting a linked sample of administrative records – Section on Government Statistics

Using auxiliary information to adjust for non-response in weighting a linked sample of administrative records – Section on Government Statistics – Brief Article Barry Johnson Federal estate tax returns are a rich source of information on the assets and liabilities associated with a decedent, as well as data on beneficiaries of the estate. When linked […]

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S Corporation Returns, 1998

S Corporation Returns, 1998 – Statistical Data Included Susan Wittman Data for Tax Year 1998 show a continuation in the growth of S corporations that was affected by four legislative acts: the Tax Reform Act of 1986, the Revenue Reconciliation Act of 1990, the Revenue Reconciliation Act of 1993, and the Small Business Job Protection […]

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Projections of returns to be filed in Calendar Years 2001-2008: data release

Projections of returns to be filed in Calendar Years 2001-2008: data release – Statistical Data Included Javier Framinan According to the most recent projections of tax return filings made by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the grand total of all tax returns filed in Calendar Year (CY) 2002 will be 232.0 million. This number is […]

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Fall meeting of the SOI Consultants Panel – Behind the Scenes

Fall meeting of the SOI Consultants Panel – Behind the Scenes – Statistics of Income This year, SOI’s Consultants’ Panel met twice–first at The Brookings Institution, in an all-day session on April 26, re-establishing the group which was meeting for the first time in 2 1/2 years. Then, to continue group momentum and to refocus […]

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Partnership returns, 2002

Partnership returns, 2002 Tim Wheeler The number of partnerships increased 5.2 percent, from 2,132,117 for Tax Year 2001 to 2,242,169 for Tax Year 2002. Since 1994, the number of partnerships has increased at an average annual rate of 4.8 percent. The number of partners increased by 0.7 percent, from 14,231,604 for 2001 to 14,328,108 for […]

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Individual income tax returns, 2003

Individual income tax returns, 2003 Michael Parisi Taxpayers filed 130.4 million individual income tax returns for Tax Year (TY) 2003, a slight increase from the 130.1 million returns filed for TY 2002. The adjusted gross income (AGI) less deficit reported on these returns totaled just over $6.2 trillion, a 2.9-percent increase from the previous year. […]

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Sole Proprietorship Returns, 1999

Sole Proprietorship Returns, 1999 – Statistical Data Included Brian Balkovic Nonfarm sole proprietorship profits increased 2.8 percent for 1999 to $207.9 billion. While a majority of the principal sole proprietorship industrial sectors reported increased growth in profits, a few sectors reported a decrease in growth. The largest percentage increase in profits for a major industrial […]