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James J. McGovern KPMG Peat Marwick LLP Washington, D.C. Introduction The Internal Revenue Service’s (Service) hospital tax compliance program is a subject of intense interest to the healthcare community. During the past five years, 43 Coordinated Examination Procedure audits of healthcaar corporations (involving several hundred hospitals) were initiated. By the end of 1995, twenty of those examinatiion closed with an average assessment of $984,000, and an average time for issue resolution of 35...