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Commissioner's Comments, Statements and Remarks

Written Testimony of John A. Koskinen Before the Senate Finance Committee on the 2017 Filing Season and IRS Operations April 6, 2017
April 6, 2017 — Commissioner Koskinen provides a written statement on the 2017 Filing Season and IRS Operations.

Prepared Remarks of John A. Koskinen Before the National Press Club Washington, DC April 5, 2017
April 5, 2017 — Commissioner Koskinen speaks before the National Press Club in Washington, DC.

Written Testimony of John M. Dalrymple before the House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittees on March 8, 2017
March 8, 2017 — Deputy Commissioner Dalrymple provides a written statement on IRS government operations, and health care, benefits and administrative rules.

Prepared Remarks of Commissioner John Koskinen During EITC Awarenss Day
January 27, 2017 — Commissioner John Koskinen spoke at Baltimore CASH free tax preparation kick-off press event.

Prepared Remarks of Commissioner John Koskinen on 2017 Filing Season Kickoff
January 5, 2017 — Commissioner John Koskinen speaks at press briefing on 2017 Filing Season Kickoff and Security Summit.

Prepared Remarks of Commissioner John Koskinen before the AICPA
November 15, 2016 — Commissioner John A. Koskinen spoke before the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).

Prepared Remarks of Commissioner John Koskinen at the Security Summit Press Briefing
November 3, 2016 — Commissioner John Koskinen spoke during the Security Summit Press Briefing.

Prepared Remarks John A. Koskinen Commissioner Internal Revenue Service before the CERCA Fall Meeting Arlington, VA November 2, 2016
November 2, 2016 — Commissioner Koskinen speaks before CERCA's Fall Meeting in Arlington, Va.

Prepared Remarks of Commissioner Koskinen before the Council for Electronic Revenue Communication Advancement Spring Conference
June 9, 2016 — Commissioner Koskinen speaks before CERCA's spring conference in Arlington, Va.

Written Testimony of John A. Koskinen and Richard Weber before the House Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight on Financial Transaction Structuring May 25, 2016
May 25, 2016 — Commissioner Koskinen and Richard Weber provide a written statement to the House Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight on Financial Transaction Structuring.

Written Statement of John A. Koskinen, Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service, Provided for the House Judiciary Committee on May 24, 2016
May 24, 2016 — Commissioner Koskinen provides a written statement to the House Judiciary Committee.

Written Testimony of Commissioner Koskinen before the House Ways and Means Committee Subcommittee on Oversight on the 2016 Filing Season, Cybersecurity and Protecting Taxpayer Information
April 19, 2016 — Commissioner Koskinen testifies on the status of the 2016 filing season and on IRS’s ongoing efforts to safeguard its systems, protect taxpayer information from cybersecurity threats and combat stolen-identity refund fraud.

Written Testimony of Commissioner Koskinen before the House Science, Space and Technology Committee, Subcommittee on Research and Technology, on Cybersecurity and Protecting Taxpayer Information
April 14, 2016 — IRS Commissioner Koskinen testifies on the IRS’s ongoing efforts to safeguard its systems, protect taxpayer information from cybersecurity threats and combat stolen-identity refund fraud.

Written Testimony of Commissioner Koskinen before the Senate Finance Committee On Cybersecurity and Protecting Taxpayer Information
April 12, 2016 — Commissioner Koskinen testifies on the IRS’s ongoing efforts to safeguard its systems, protect taxpayer information from cybersecurity threats and combat stolen-identity refund fraud.

Commissioner Koskinen's Speech to the National Press Club, March 24, 2016
March 24, 2016 -- Commissioner Koskinen speaks to the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

Commissioner Koskinen's Statement on the Security Summit Group Public Awareness Campaign
Nov. 19, 2015 — IRS Commissioner John Koskinen issues a statement on a new campaign to enlist the public’s help in the battle against identity theft.

Commissioner Koskinen's Speech before the International Taxpayer Rights Conference
Nov. 18, 2015 — IRS Commissioner John Koskinen speaks before the first international conference on taxpayer rights in Washington, D.C.

Prepared Remarks of Commissioner Koskinen before the AICPA
Nov. 3, 2015 — IRS Commissioner Koskinen speaks before the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Washington, D.C.

Prepared Remarks of John A. Koskinen Before The IRS Nationwide Tax Forum
July 28, 2015 — Commissioner Koskinen speaks before the IRS National Tax Forum in Denver, CO.

Written Testimony of Commissioner Koskinen on Unauthorized Attempts to Access Taxpayer Data before Senate Finance Committee
June 2, 2015 — Commissioner Koskinen testifies before the Senate Finance Committee to provide information on the recent unauthorized attempts to obtain taxpayer data through the IRS’s “Get Transcript” online application.

Written Testimony of Commissioner Koskinen before the House Ways and Means Committee’s Subcommittee on Oversight on the 2015 Tax Filing Season
April 22, 2015 — IRS Commissioner Koskinen provides an update on successes and challenges of the 2015 filing season for the IRS and taxpayers.

Written Testimony of IRS Commissioner Koskinen before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on Implementation of the Affordable Care Act
April 15, 2015 — IRS Commissioner John Koskinen testifies before the Senate on the work that the IRS has done to fulfill its responsibilities under the Affordable Care Act for this filing season.

PREPARED REMARKS OF COMMISSIONER JOHN A. KOSKINEN BEFORE THE TAX POLICY CENTER
Commissioner John Koskinen spoke before the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center -- April 8, 2015

PREPARED REMARKS OFJOHN A. KOSKINEN COMMISSIONER, INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE, BEFORE THE NATIONAL PRESS CLUB
March 31, 2015 — Commissioner Koskinen speaks before the National Press Club.

Commissioner Koskinen's Remarks at the New York State Bar Association on Feb. 23, 2015
Feb. 23, 2014 — Prepared remarks of John A. Koskinen, IRS Commissioner, before the New York State Bar Association Section of Taxation in New York City.

Written Testimony of Commissioner Koskinen Commissioner before the Senate Finance Committee
Feb. 3, 2015 — Commissioner Koskinen testifies before Congress on the IRS budget and resources affecting operations.

Statement of IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on the Fiscal Year 2016 Budget
Feb. 2, 2015 — Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen commented on the proposed budget for the IRS for FY 2016.

Statement by IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on the Fiscal Year 2015 Budget
IRS Commissioner's statement on the Fiscal Year 2015 budget proposal.

Commissioner Koskinen on the Voluntary Return Preparer Education Program
June 26, 2014 — Commissioner John Koskinen delivers remarks to the press on the new Voluntary Return Preparer Education Program.

Statement of IRS Commissioner John Koskinen
June 18, 2014 — Commissioner Koskinen announces a number of changes to the IRS offshore account compliance program that should lead to a significant increase in the number of U.S. taxpayers coming forward to report on undisclosed foreign accounts.

Prepared Remarks of Commissioner John A. Koskinen before the U.S. Council for International Business and OECD International Tax Conference
June 3, 2014 — Commissioner Koskinen speaks before the U.S. Council for International Business-OECD International Tax Conference in Washington, D.C.

Written Testimony of IRS Commissioner John A. Koskinen before the Senate Finance Committee on the Regulation of Return Preparers
April 8, 2014 — IRS Commissioner Koskinen testifies before the Senate Finance Committee on the regulation of paid tax return preparers and the IRS's related compliance activities.

Prepared Remarks of Commissioner of Internal Revenue Service John Koskinen before the National Press Club
April 2, 2014 — Prepared Remarks of IRS Commissioner John Koskinen before the National Press Club.

Written Testimony of IRS Commissioner John A. Koskinen before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on IRS Operations
March 26, 2014 — Commissioner Koskinen's written testimony before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on IRS operations.

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