Trump names assistant Treasury secretary as acting IRS chief: White House

Reuters News
Posted: Oct 26, 2017 9:20 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will name David Kautter as acting commissioner of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service, the White House said in a statement on Thursday.

Kautter, who is assistant secretary of the Treasury for tax policy, would become the acting head of the federal government's revenue collection service effective Nov. 13, the White House said.

(Reporting by Susan Heavey; Writing by David Alexander)