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John Koskinen Confirmed as IRS Chief

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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John Koskinen Nominated to Lead IRS

John Koskinen, formerly CEO of Freddie Mac, has been nominated to serve as Internal Revenue Service commissioner, The Washington Post reported Thursday. Josh Hicks writes President Barack Obama on Aug. 1 picked John Koskinen to lead the IRS, which is currently led by Acting Commissioner Danny Werfel. Koskinen was previously …

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