John Oliver Explains Why We Shouldn’t Hate the IRS

Last Week Tonight host John Oliver sticks up for Internal Revenue Service, then asks grammy-winning singer-songwriter Michael Bolton to perform an IRS-themed love ballad.

“Nobody likes the IRS. But recent budget and staff cuts have made it increasingly difficult for the department to do its very important job. Don’t take our word for it. Ask Michael Bolton.”

Previously: John Oliver Interviews NSA Whistleblower Edward Snowden