John Koskinen, nominated to become U.S. Internal Revenue Service commissioner, has a net worth between $7.1 million and $27.4 million, according to a financial disclosure released by the administration.
Former IRS Commissioner Douglas Shulman’s self-portrait of an executive intentionally distanced from political controversy will be tested today by House Republicans eager to uncover details about the tax agency’s scrutiny of small-government groups.
Internal Revenue Service Commissioner Douglas Shulman called for development of a real-time tax filing system that would allow the agency to collect 1099s, W-2s and other tax documents before taxpayers file their full returns.
Republican lawmakers are seeking answers after the first round of congressional hearings on the Internal Revenue Service’s scrutiny of small-government groups failed to show why the practice started and who was behind it.
The Internal Revenue Service is reducing spending in anticipation of budget cuts for the current fiscal year that haven’t taken effect, Commissioner Douglas Shulman said in a letter to lawmakers today.