The first scapegoat is out, and contrary to expectations, no it was not Fabrice Tourre and Bruno Iksil:
- IRS ACTING COMMISSIONER HAS RESIGNED
- OBAMA SAYS IRS ACTING COMMISSIONER GAVE RESIGNATION TO LEW
Goodbye Steven Miller: we hardly knew thee. No really. It is unclear as of this writing what Steve's severance package, and how big his (tax-free of course) lifetime public pension will be.
In a possibly related matter, it is also unclear in just which office Goldman's latest, in-house tax consultant hire will reside.