States hungry to grab billions in back taxes can now call in the big guns in the form of IBM.
Big Blue announced on Monday new Tax Collections Optimizer software designed to help state governments more effectively collect money owed from deliquent taxpayers.
The software uses data analytics to determine the total amount of back taxes owed. It then compares those findings with the existing workload and available staffing at state tax agencies and recommends the best methods for collecting those taxes.
Specifically, the software analyzes certain taxpayer information, such as the total amount of money due and an individual'… Read more