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1) Because the IRS can provide it to taxpayers for free. Of course they have the expertise. They are the ones who review the damn filings.

The IRS should really just prepare everyone's tax return for free automatically using your submitted documents, then provide you the opportunity to approve or correct your filing. This would save everyone a huge amount of money and time (aka money). It would be a, you know, "public service", the thing governments are supposed to do.

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