Will anything ever go as planned for these guys?

New York Times reporter David Cay Johnston reports that the IRS is ill-prepared to handle the additional burden of sending out rebate checks that should soon be passed.

Even as the negotiators crunched the numbers, the Congressional Joint Committee on Taxation warned that the tax-filing season could be disrupted and hinted that it might be June before checks were issued.

The point of the stimulus package is to get money in the hands of the taxpayers quickly so the money gets into the system now. But in all likelihood it will be June before anyone sees a check.

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