Characteristics of Returns Filed and IRS District Audits 2000
All 1040/1040A Returns Filed by Individuals

IRS District = Southern California

Number of Returns Audited 20,151
percent of returns audited 0.47
Rank: Percent of Returns Audited 3
Average Audit Hours 15
Rank: Average Audit Hours 18
Average Taxes and Penalties Recommended 6,743
Rank: Average Taxes and Penalties 26
average adjusted gross income reported 46,563
rank: average adjusted gross income 13
average wages/salaries reported 34,457
rank: average wages/salaries 14
average interest income reported 1,794
rank: average interest 16
average gross dividends reported 836
rank: average dividends 19
average gross rents/royalties reported 2,431
rank: average rents/royalties 4
average number of exemptions 2.3
rank: average number exemptions 1
Note: IRS district audits do not include tax audits conducted by IRS service centers.

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