Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner Charles Rettig testifies before the House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee on March 17, 2022 in Washington, DC. The subcommittee held a hearing on the 2022 tax filing season. (Photo by Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images)

Inflation Reduction Act to include $4.8B for IRS to beef up IT systems

The bill includes funding for the Internal Revenue Service to modernize its IT business systems and digital asset monitoring. 
Customs and Border Protection
A CBP officer monitors the delivery of personal protective equipment (PPE) that arrived from China at O’Hare International Airport. (FEMA / Alexis Hall)

CBP scores $15M TMF award to modernize import tracking system

CBP wants to breathe new life into its 30-year-old Automated Commercial System, a mainframe platform that runs on 3.9 million lines of COBOL code to track, control,…