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Treasury Veteran Tom West Returns With Focus on Business Taxes

Feb. 2, 2021, 3:24 PM

Tom West is back at the Treasury Department to serve as a deputy assistant secretary in the Office of Tax Policy, according to three people familiar with the appointment.

West, who had been with KPMG LLP in Washington, will focus on business tax policy in his new role. He previously served as tax legislative counsel at Treasury during both the Obama and Trump administrations.

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