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  • IRS Taps ECS to Lead Electronic Data Migration Effort; John Heneghan Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IRS Taps ECS to Lead Electronic Data Migration Effort; John Heneghan Quoted

    The Internal Revenue Service awarded ECS a two-year, $26 million contract to lead data migration at the agency’s Services and Enforcement Division. The award is part of the six-year IRS Modernization Plan, which includes standardizing data and cybersecurity and improving services to taxpayers, the Fairfax, Virginia-headquartered technology services provider said Wednesday. Under the contract, ECS […] More

  • IRS Looks to Automate Solicitation Review Process With Cloud Tech - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IRS Looks to Automate Solicitation Review Process With Cloud Tech

    The Internal Revenue Service is conducting market research into cloud-based platforms that could help the agency’s acquisition personnel automate and standardize its approach to evaluating vendors in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulations.  In a Sept. 15 sources sought notice, the IRS said it is exploring the availability of an automated solicitation evaluation tool that holds […] More

  • NuAxis to Help Modernize IRS Comms System - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NuAxis to Help Modernize IRS Comms System

    NuAxis Innovations has received a contract to help the Internal Revenue Service update agency communications platforms and standards. As part of the award, NuAxis will provide engineering and program management support to the IRS Office of User and Network Services, the company said Wednesday. The Tysons, Virginia-based contractor will work with the office to design […] More

  • NVE to Help Maintain IRS Building Systems - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    NVE to Help Maintain IRS Building Systems

    NVE Inc. has received a potential five-year contract to help the Internal Revenue Service manage building systems and perform preventive maintenance work at the agency’s Washington, D.C., headquarters. The company said Tuesday it will handle facility equipment certifications for the IRS HQ and help inspect, test and maintain systems there. IRS ordered the services through NVE’s […] More

  • ZenLedger to Continue Supporting IRS' Cryptocurrency Taxation Responsibilities - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    ZenLedger to Continue Supporting IRS’ Cryptocurrency Taxation Responsibilities

    ZenLedger has signed a contract renewal with the Internal Revenue Service to continue supporting the agency’s civil and criminal investigation teams in processing tax filings related to cryptocurrencies. The company said Tuesday it will provide software for forensic accounting and taxation computations that the IRS can plug its agency data into to scrutinize crypto transactions. […] More

  • Nathan Jones Named TaxBit SVP & GM of Worldwide Public Sector Sales, Government Affairs - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Nathan Jones Named TaxBit SVP & GM of Worldwide Public Sector Sales, Government Affairs

    Nathan Jones, a 19-year Red Hat veteran, has been appointed senior vice president and general manager of worldwide public sector sales and government affairs at digital asset accounting software provider TaxBit. Jones will oversee TaxBit’s customer support, sales and interaction efforts with government agencies in his new role, the company said Tuesday. He most recently […] More

  • More Businesses Explore Paying Salaries in Cryptocurrency - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    More Businesses Explore Paying Salaries in Cryptocurrency

    More companies are offering to pay younger employees in cryptocurrency as part of efforts to attract talent, CNBC reported Monday. One of those companies is independent ratings agency SharpRank, which taps influential college students or “campus captains” to help build up the startup’s user base by serving as brand ambassadors. Chris Adams, founder and CEO […] More

  • Executive Spotlight: Teresa Weipert, General Manager of Maximus Federal - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Spotlight: Teresa Weipert, General Manager of Maximus Federal

    Maximus Federal General Manager Teresa Weipert recently spoke with ExecutiveBiz for the publication’s latest Executive Spotlight interview detailing the challenges and initiatives of the federal and government contracting (GovCon) sector’s most significant leaders of consequence. During her Executive Spotlight with ExecutiveBiz, Weipert discussed her vision for the future of the company in the federal landscape, recent contracts with federal […] More

  • IRS Names Guy Torres Deputy Chief Procurement Officer - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IRS Names Guy Torres Deputy Chief Procurement Officer

    Guy Torres, former portfolio director for PAE and retired U.S. Marine Corps officer, has been appointed deputy chief procurement officer for the Department of the Treasury’s Internal Revenue Service (IRS). IRS Chief Procurement Officer Shanna Webbers expressed her excitement in welcoming the agency’s newest member of the procurement team. Torres brings over 25 years of […] More

  • Leidos Secures $65M Contract to Update IRS Systems; Jim Moos Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Leidos Secures $65M Contract to Update IRS Systems; Jim Moos Quoted

    Leidos has received a $65 million task order to help the Internal Revenue Service modernize two systems used to paper tax filings, remittances and information returns. The Reston, Virginia-based company said Tuesday it will update the agency’s Integrated Submission and Remittance Processing System and Service Center Recognition Image Processing System, two essential platforms which convert […] More

  • IRS Selects 5 Vendors for Scanning as a Service Contracts - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IRS Selects 5 Vendors for Scanning as a Service Contracts

    The Internal Revenue Service has awarded five companies contracts under a program to test new platforms to digitize paper documents and send the files back to the IRS through a digital channel. Xerox, Government CIO, Ripcord, Brillient and Resultant, formerly known as KSM Consulting, each secured a contract worth $7.5 million under the Pilot IRS […] More

  • IRS Needs Information on Approaches to Investigate Cryptowallets - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IRS Needs Information on Approaches to Investigate Cryptowallets

    The Internal Revenue Service seeks market information on techniques that could help digital forensics personnel assess and investigate cryptowallets, physical devices that store cryptocurrency keys. IRS said Thursday in a SAM.gov notice its digital forensics unit requires approaches to reverse-engineer hardware, analyze software and firmware, identify integrated circuits and deconstruct printed circuit boards found in […] More

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