IRS chief: Budget Cuts Net

As taxpayers prepare their 2014 returns, the Internal Revenue Service is wrestling with congressionally mandated budget cuts, outmoded technology, Obamacare enforcement, attacks from identity thieves and hackers, and an absurdly complex tax code. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen met recently with the USA TODAY Editorial Board to discuss these and other challenges facing the agency that Americans love to hate. (Questions and answers have been edited for length and clarity.)