Koskinen Appointment Is Expiring – Hip, Hip, Hooray!

  IRS Commissioner John Koskinen’s term expires on Nov. 12, 2017. President Trump has as yet not appointed someone to Commissioner of Internal Revenue to replace him. In a Treasury Department press release issued October 25, 2017, Secretary Mnuchin has announced that he intends to designate Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy David Kautter as Acting Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service. He will officially begin that position on November 12th. He will continue to carry out his Assistant Secretary duties, including working on tax reform, while serving as Acting Commissioner. Deputy Commissioners Kirsten Wielobob and Jeff Tribiano will continue to run … Continue reading