Lifestyle Audits. A thing of the past?
The word “audit” is enough to raise anyone’s blood pressure. If the IRS agent then tells you they want to see bank accounts and personal records you may need a heart monitor. Should this happen to you, you could be in a process known as a lifestyle audit.
The lifestyle audit was a tool used by auditor’s to ascertain if the income you claim on your tax return can support how you live.