Tag Archives: Internal Revenue Service

Well Known Security Expert Frank Abagnale Explains Why IRS Data Issues Hurt CARES Act

Frank Abagnale - GovCon Expert

The US economy has been stricken by Coronavirus. Last week, a record 6.6m Americans filed for unemployment benefits. The government has responded to the crisis with a $2 trillion package, which includes $300 billion in direct payments to citizens. That’s commendable. But while Washington’s intentions are good, there’s a strong possibility that those who most need that money won’t receive it quickly enough ̶ and worse, that billions of those dollars will actually end up in misdirected payments to fraudsters.

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Nine Firms Win Spots on Potential $1B IRS IT Program Mgmt Support BPA

The Internal Revenue Service has awarded nine companies spots on a potential five-year, $1B blanket purchase agreement for support services to IRS' Information Technology Enterprise Program Management Office, G2Xchange ETC reported Friday. Contractors will compete for task orders to help the agency plan, manage and implement projects via the IT-EPMSS contract vehicle, according to a FedBizOpps summary.

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Unisys to Participate in $70M Contract with U.S. Mint; Melissa Carson Quoted

The U.S. Mint, a bureau of the Treasury Department, selected the Unisys Corporation as one of five companies to compete for task orders under a five-year, $70 million contract that calls for IT services supporting the agency’s mission, Unisys announced on Friday. Under the Digital Enterprise Services contract, Unisys will …

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Noblis to Provide IRS Analytics, Cyber Support Under Potential $160M Contract

Noblis won a position on a potential five-year, $160M basic purchasing agreement to provide analytics and cyber fraud detection services to the Internal Revenue Service. The company said Wednesday it aims to help the IRS research, applied analytics and statistics division update the agency’s processes to manage tax collections, audit …

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Navy Federal VP Dan Chaddock Joins TransUnion Public Sector Advisory Board

Dan Chaddock, vice president of digital labs at Navy Federal Credit Union, has been appointed a member of TransUnion’s (NYSE: TRU) public sector advisory board. He joins the credit reporting agency’s board that offers insight and perspective on various requirements of federal, state, local and education sectors, TransUnion said Wednesday. …

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Valiant Buys ABM Industries’ Public Sector Arm in Govt Mission Support Expansion Push

Valiant Integrated Services has bought the government services subsidiary of ABM Industries in a push to grow service offerings, operations and sales in the public sector market. The ABM Government Services business will change its name to Valiant Government Services and offer mission support, linguistics, critical infrastructure, healthcare facility and healthcare construction management services, Valiant said Wednesday. …

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Unisys to Update IRS Fuel Tax Data Retrieval System; PV Puvvada Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 4, 2017 — Unisys (NYSE: UIS) will provide system operations, maintenance and update services in support of the Internal Revenue Service‘s Excise Files Information Retrieval System under a potential $17.6 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday the award under the Total Information Processing Support Services–4 …

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