Job Details

General Attorney (Tax) - Employment Taxes, GS 13-14

Company name

Internal Revenue Service Office of Chief Counsel

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Valid Through

Sep 03, 2020

Posted on

May 21, 2020

Min Salary/Max Salary

USD 102663 to 157709 Annually

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required

Location

Washington, DC, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Tax >> Tax - General
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Profile

General Attorney (Tax) - Employment Taxes, GS 13-14
Duties: The candidate will provide top quality legal advice and representation to the Agency in the administration of the nation's tax laws. Will handle all aspects related to professional legal work involving one or more of the following areas: §61 - fringe benefit valuation rules; § 74(c) - employee achievement awards; § 107 - parsonage allowance; § 102(c) - employee gifts; § 117(c) - scholarship limitation; § 119 - meals and lodging; § 132 - certain fringe benefits; §§ 1401 through 1403 - self-employment tax; §§ 3101 through 3128 - Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) tax, including worker classification; §§ 3201 through 3241 Railroad Retirement Tax Act (RRTA) tax; §§ 3301 through 3311 - Federal Unemployment Tax Act (FUTA) tax; §§ 3401 through 3404 - federal income tax withholding, including statutory employer rule; §§ 3501 through 3512 - general employment tax provisions, including agents and Certified professional employer organizations; Miscellaneous Subtitle F provisions - employment tax reporting, refund and adjustment procedures; § 7436 - Tax Court proceedings for determinations of employment status; Section 530 of the Revenue Act of 1978.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: The candidate should have graduated with a J.D. and/or the LL.M from an ABA-accredited law school. Must be admitted to practice law before the highest court of a state or territory of the United States; the District of Columbia; or the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and be an active member by the closing date of the announcement.

For GS-13: The candidate must have a J.D. degree and 1 year of general legal experience, plus 1 year of legal tax experience (1 year of legal tax experience must have been comparable to the GS-12 level) OR an LL.M. plus1 year of legal tax experience (1 year of legal tax experience must have been comparable to the GS-12 level).

Specialized Experience: In addition, the legal tax experience must have included experience with federal taxation of fringe benefits and/or federal employment taxes

For GS-14: The candidate must have a J.D. degree and 1 year of general legal experience, plus 2 years of legal tax experience (1 year of legal tax experience must have been comparable to the GS-13 level) OR an LL.M. plus 2 years of legal tax experience (1 year of legal tax experience must have been comparable to the GS-13 level).

Specialized Experience: In addition, the legal tax experience must have included experience with complex or sophisticated issues involving federal taxation of fringe benefits and/or federal employment taxes.

Application Deadline: June 3, 2020.

Additional info

Announcement Number: CCED-20-67. Apply online. No emails. Visit website for more information.

Company info

Erica Delgado
Internal Revenue Service Office of Chief Counsel
1111 Constitution Ave NW
Room 4033
Washington, DC 20224
Phone: 469-801-1740

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