Tax Day Facts: IRS Paperwork Generates 8.1 Billion Hours Of Paperwork, 1,000 Forms

Today, the American Action Forum (@AAF) released an infographic detailing the burdens inflicted by the IRS. Based on AAF research, the IRS currently imposes 8.1 billion hours of paperwork and generates more than 1,000 tax forms. To put these incredible burdens into perspective, that is 25 hours per person in the U.S. or 54 hours per taxpayer.


To view the research, click here.