Job Details

Tax Specialist, GS 05 - 09

Company name

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Non-practicing Attorney

Date Last Verified

Oct 11,2019

Valid Through

Jan 24,2020

Posted on

Mar 23,2019

Years of Experience

Min 1 yrs required

Location

Garden City, NY, United States

Employment Type

Contract, Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Tax >> Tax - General
Apply for this job
 
Your Email:
Upload Resume:
   

Profile

Tax Specialist, GS 05 - 09
The candidate will plan and conduct examinations and related investigations of a variety of individual and/or business taxpayers. Review examinations and related investigations of a variety of individual and business taxpayers involving complex tax issues and accounting records. Advise taxpayers of their rights as defined in the examination and appeal guidelines, the actual examination procedures, and an explanation of current tax and reporting responsibilities and the importance and benefit of meeting future responsibilities. Research taxpayer accounts and determine whether penalty and interest determinations are in compliance with statutory provisions, procedural and policy requirements. Train and provide guidance to taxpayers, practitioners, and volunteers on technical tax law and accounting policies, practices, and principles as it relates to pertinent tax law modifications through seminars, speeches, or workshops. Traveling is required.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: For GS-05-LEVEL: Must have 3+ years of general experience of which 1+ year is at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-04 grade level in the Federal service. Must have general knowledge of business practices. Should have been gained in government, business or industry, investigative work, banking, law, accounting, or other work. OR Substitute education for general experience as follows: 4-year course of study leading to a Bachelor's degree. OR Certificate as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) obtained through written examination in a State, territory or the District of Columbia. For GS-7-LEVEL: Must have 1+ year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-05 grade level in the Federal service. Must have substantive knowledge of business practices, basic accounting principles, and Federal tax laws and regulations; and that required the ability to audit tax records, analyze systems and bookkeeping, use factfinding techniques, and develop interpersonal skills. OR Substitute education for specialized experience as follows:Superior Academic Achievement - A Bachelor's degree, with one of the following is required: A GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale for all completed undergraduate courses or those completed in the last 2 years of study, or a GPA of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale for all courses in the major field of study or those courses in the major completed in the last 2 years of study, or rank in the upper one third of the class in the college, university, or major subdivision, or membership in a national honor society recognized by the Association of College Honor Societies. Should have 1 full year of graduate level education in a field of study such as: accounting, auditing, taxation, business administration, law, or other related fields. For GS-9 LEVEL: Must have 1+ year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-07 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes: Office auditing of various types of tax returns to determine tax liability of individual tax payers, businesses, or corporations; Applying pertinent parts of the Internal Revenue Code and related regulations and procedures to: conduct comprehensive analytical examinations, use creative in-office factfinding techniques, and develop effective public contact skills; Determination and redetermination, or audit, on liability for Federal taxes; Program evaluation, internal audit or administrative management of the assessment and collection of Federal taxes (other than alcohol and tobacco); Investigating alleged criminal violations of Federal tax statutes and making recommendations for criminal prosecution and assertion of civil penalties; Collecting delinquent Federal taxes (other than alcohol and tobacco), including canvassing for unreported taxes due, and securing delinquent returns. OR Substitute education for specialized experience as follows: Master's or equivalent graduate degree in a field of study in an accredited college or university in accounting, auditing, taxation, business administration, law, or other related fields. OR Must have 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree in accounting, auditing, taxation, business administration, law, or other related fields. OR Should have LL.B. or J.D., if related to accounting, auditing, taxation, business administration, law, or other related fields. Closing date: 12/30/2019.

Additional info

Announcement number: 19CW2-SBX0032-0526-5T9-NY. Apply online. No emails. Visit website for more details.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
324 25th St.
Suite 2001, 2nd Floor
Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: 801-612-4784

Similar Jobs:

Tax Specialist, GS 05 - 09 The candidate will plan and conduct examinations and related investigati...
Tax Specialist, GS 05 - 09 The candidate will plan and conduct examinations and related investigati...
Tax Specialist, GS 05 - 09 The candidate will plan and conduct examinations and related investigati...
     


Similar Jobs
Tax Specialist, GS 05 - 09
103, Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Rego Park, NY
Apply Now >
Tax Specialist, GS 05 - 09
103, Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Hauppauge, NY
Apply Now >