Tag Archives: Danny Werfel

David Mader, 32-Year IRS Veteran, Nominated for OMB Controller Post

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The White House will nominate David Mader, the senior vice president for strategy and organization at Booz Allen Hamilton, as controller at the Office of Management and Budget, Federal News Radio reported Friday. The 32-year Internal Revenue Service veteran would succeed Danny Werfel, who left OMB last year to become IRS acting commissioner, Jason …

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Danny Werfel: IRS Leadership Team Can Take Agency Forward

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Danny Werfel, former acting Internal Revenue Service chief, believes the IRS’ current leadership can handle the agency’s mission and budgetary challenges, Federal News Radio reported Monday. “I think they’re moving forward in the right direction,” Werfel told the radio station in an interview. He held the interim IRS commissioner role from …

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John Koskinen Confirmed as IRS Chief

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John Koskinen, a former chairman of Freddie Mac and city administrator for Washington, D.C., was confirmed by the Senate in a 59-36 vote Thursday to become the next Internal Revenue Service commissioner, Bloomberg reports. Richard Rubin writes Koskinen will serve a four-year term through November 2017 and becomes the agency’s …

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IRS Calls Off a Second Scheduled Furlough Day

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The Internal Revenue Service has canceled a scheduled furlough day for the second time within the past month, GovExec reported Thursday. Eric Katz writes acting IRS Commissioner Danny Werfel told employees they will not be required to go on unpaid leave Aug. 30 and said the agency has made progress …

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OMB to Agencies: Give IG Discretion in Some Sequester Cuts

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The Office of Management and Budget has advised federal agencies to consult with their inspectors general on how sequestration budget cuts could impact their funding. Agency heads hold final responsibility for implementing the sequester cuts, then IGs have that same responsibility for determining how to utilize their authorized budgets, according …

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Danny Werfel: Sequestration Furlough Numbers Not Finalized

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The White House is still working out the specifics on how many non-Defense Department civilian employees will be furloughed if automatic cuts under sequestration take effect Friday, Federal News Radio reports. Danny Werfel, the controller of the Office of Management and Budget, told reporters during a conference call that OMB …

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