Job Details

Legal Counsel/deputy Comissioner

Company name

Arlington County Government

Organization Type


Job Type


Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 84198/129648

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required


Arlington, VA

Posted on

Feb 13,2018
Practice Area
Government and Government Relations >> Government and Government Relations
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Legal Counsel/deputy Commissioner Duties: The candidate will serve as Legal Counsel/Deputy Commissioner of Revenue. Will be responsible for providing legal guidance and interpretations of law to the Commissioner of Revenue, her deputies, and other office personnel. Responsible for assuring that all taxes are assessed according to law in a fair and equitable manner. Analyzing tax assessment issues and suggesting resolutions. Suggesting and reviewing proposed changes to state laws and county ordinances. Interpreting statutes and court decisions. Drafting final determinations of administrative tax appeals and responding to subsequent appeals of such determinations to the Virginia Tax Commissioner. Representing the Commissioner in Court as required. Represent the Commissioner and the office in professional organizational meetings (both of attorneys and other tax assessing offices), public presentations and in interactions with stakeholders.

Qualification and Experience

Qualification :The candidate should have graduation from an accredited law school and admission to the Virginia State Bar. Should have 3+ years experience as a practicing attorney handling government complex legal matters, preferably including 1+ years of experience in taxation. Experience in the areas: Local government law; Providing advice to elected officials, councils or boards; and/or ;Course work and /or experience in taxation, finance, accounting is desired.

Additional info

Announcement No: 0422-18A-COR-HQSubmit a resume and cover letter.

Company info

ADA Coordinator
Arlington County Government
1425 North Courthouse Road,
Suite 5100
Arlington, VA 22201
Phone: 703-228-3559

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