Gatherer's Guild, The

2007-02stand-alone Short StoryUnder Cover of Darkness, Julie E. Czerneda and Jana Paniccia, Eds. Paperback, DAW, February 6, 2007

Stars and Gods
Michael Jones of writes "Larry Niven turns his attention towards the United States government, in 'The Gatherer's Guild.' Or rather, to the numerous secretive departments of the IRS, who possess technology and privileges beyond imagining."