This Is What It'll Take for the Next IRS Commissioner to Succeed

Bloomberg Tax

Fred T. Goldberg, Jr. Charles O. Rossotti

Skadden of counsel Fred Goldberg co-authored this opinion piece about Daniel Werfel’s nomination as the next IRS commissioner. Fred and co-author Charles O. Rossotti — both former IRS commissioners — discuss necessary qualifications for the job, the importance of Werfel’s expeditious Senate confirmation, and why effective IRS leadership and oversight are essential, particularly now.