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Previous IRS Commissioners (1955-2013)

Office of Commissioner of Internal Revenue
(Created by an act of Congress, July 1, 1862)

Previous IRS Commissioners (1862-1955)

 

  • Steven T. Miller (Acting)
    Nov. 10, 2012 to May 21, 2013
  • William E. Williams (Acting)
    Illinois
    Nov. 1, 1980 to March 13, 1981
  • Douglas H. Shulman
    Ohio
    March 24, 2008 to Nov. 9, 2012
  • Jerome Kurtz
    Pennsylvania
    May 5, 1977 to Oct. 31, 1980
  • Linda E. Stiff (Acting)
    Germany
    Sept. 9, 2007 to March 23, 2008
  • William E. Williams (Acting)
    Illinois
    Feb. 27 to May 4, 1977
  • Kevin M. Brown (Acting)
    Virginia
    May 29, 2007 to Sept. 8, 2007
  • Donald C. Alexander
    Ohio
    May 26, 1973 to Feb. 26, 1977
  • Raymond F. Harless (Acting)
    California
    May 1 to May 25, 1973
  • Bob Wenzel (Acting)
    Illinois
    Nov. 7, 2002 to April 30, 2003
  • Johnnie M. Walters
    South Carolina
    Aug. 6, 1971 to April 30, 1973
  • Charles O. Rossotti
    New York
    Nov. 13, 1997 to Nov. 6, 2002
  • Harold T. Swartz (Acting)
    Indiana
    June 23 to Aug. 5, 1971
  • Michael P. Dolan (Acting)
    Iowa
    June 1 to Nov. 12, 1997
  • Randolph W. Thrower
    Georgia
    April 1, 1969 to June 22, 1971
  • Margaret Milner Richardson
    Texas
    May 27, 1993 to May 31, 1997
  • Sheldon S. Cohen
    Maryland
    Jan. 25, 1965 to Jan. 20, 1969
  • Michael P. Dolan (Acting)
    Iowa
    Jan. 21 to May 26, 1993
  • Bertrand M. Harding (Acting)
    Texas
    July 11, 1964 to Jan. 24, 1965
  • Shirley D. Peterson
    Colorado
    Feb. 3, 1992 to Jan. 20, 1993
  • Mortimer M. Caplin
    Virginia
    Feb. 7, 1961 to July 10, 1964
  • Fred Goldberg, Jr.
    Missouri
    July 5, 1989 to Feb. 2, 1992
  • Charles I. Fox (Acting)
    Utah
    Jan. 21 to Feb. 6, 1961
  • Michael J. Murphy (Acting)
    Wisconsin
    March 5 to July 4, 1989
  • Dana Latham
    California
    Nov. 5, 1958 to Jan. 20, 1961
  • Lawrence B. Gibbs
    Texas
    Aug. 4, 1986 to March 4, 1989
  • O. Gordon Delk (Acting)
    Virginia
    Oct. 1 to Nov. 4, 1958
  • James I. Owens (Acting)
    Alabama
    May 1 to Aug. 3, 1986
  • Russell C. Harrington
    Rhode Island
    Dec. 5, 1955 to Sept. 30, 1958
  • Roscoe L. Egger, Jr.
    Indiana
    March 14, 1981 to April 30, 1986

 

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