Being selected for an audit doesn't mean that you're suspected of incorrectly reporting your taxes.
There's no getting around it: The prospect of being audited by the IRS is unnerving. But the agency chooses to audit individuals and businesses for a number of reasons, including:
The goal of an IRS audit is to determine whether the taxpayer has paid the correct amount of money in taxes. This is done by examining the taxpayer's accounts and financial information. [MORE] . . .