Internal Revenue Service

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Inter′nal Rev′enue Serv`ice

the division of the U.S. Department of the Treasury that collects internal revenue, including income taxes and excise taxes, and enforces revenue laws. Abbr: IRS
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Noun1.Internal Revenue Service - the bureau of the Treasury Department responsible for tax collectionsInternal Revenue Service - the bureau of the Treasury Department responsible for tax collections
Department of the Treasury, Treasury Department, United States Treasury, Treasury - the federal department that collects revenue and administers federal finances; the Treasury Department was created in 1789
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"

Internal Revenue Service

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