Job Title:TAX EXAMINING CLERK GS-0592-4
Department:Department Of The Treasury
Agency:Internal Revenue Service
Job Announcement Number:13CE8-WIX0142-0592-04-WG
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|$29,860.00 to $38,816.00 / Per Year|
|Monday, December 17, 2012 to Wednesday, January 02, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time Seasonal (Night Only) 4:30pm to 1:00am (M-F) - Career/Career Conditional|
|65 vacancies -
Philadelphia, PA, USView Map|
WHO MAY APPLY:
|U.S. CITIZENS, NO PRIOR FEDERAL EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED|
WHY IS THE IRS A GREAT PLACE TO WORK? At the IRS, you will use your skills in accounting, business, finance, law enforcement, information technology, advocacy and more to help make America stronger. The IRS is one of the largest financial institutions in the world and the work we do helps fund America. We are counting on bright, talented and dedicated individuals like you to achieve our goals. You will be both challenged and supported so whether you are just starting out or looking for new opportunities, consider the IRS and start making a difference today.
The U.S. Department of the Treasury has a distinguished history dating back to the founding of our nation. As the steward of U.S. economic and financial systems, Treasury is a major and influential leader in today's global economy. We have over 100,000 employees across the country and around the world. Come Join the Department of the Treasury and Invest in Tomorrow.
WHAT IS THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE (IRS)? The IRS is a bureau of the Department of the Treasury and one of the world's most efficient tax administrators. Yearly, the IRS collects more than $2 trillion in revenue and processes over 200 million tax returns. The IRS Mission is to provide the United States taxpayers top quality service by helping them understand and meet their tax responsibilities and by applying the tax law with integrity and fairness to all.
WHAT DOES A TAX EXAMINING TECHNICIAN DO? IRS employs Tax Examining Clerk (TE) in many areas throughout the Service. In the SB/SE function, TE Clerks contact taxpayers, their representatives, and third parties to secure payment of delinquent taxes and the filing of delinquent returns. They respond to a variety of telephone contacts; analyze and resolve tax processing problems; and provide information and recommend enforcement action on all types of individual and business accounts. In the W & I function, TE Clerks assist management by providing oversight and direction, assigning case referrals, and answering taxpayer inquiries to resolve issues such as tax processing. In the LMSB function, TE Clerks track IDRS status and updates, internal record systems, and control over group suspension of cases awaiting Joint Committee clearance. In the TE/GE function, TE Clerks examine and process all statute and potential statute cases, and ensure that all statutes are correct. In the CI function, TE Clerks perform work that involves analyzing, searching, determining, and initiating appropriate actions on all types of tax issues containing conditions and account relationships that must be resolved to close issues. In the Appeals function, TE Clerks are responsible for computing complex restricted interest, closing complex cases, and providing assistance in processing problem resolution cases to taxpayers and their representatives.
WHAT IS THE W&I DIVISION? The Wage & Investment Division (W&I) serves about 122 million taxpayers who file upwards of 94 million returns each year. Key W&I objectives are to provide high-quality taxpayer assistance, and to enable taxpayers to transact and communicate electronically to file their returns, make payments and receive assistance. W&I partners with private organizations to provide assistance to such disadvantaged groups as elderly and low-income taxpayers.
These positions are located in Philadelphia, 2970 Market Street, Philadelphia PA, 19104. The anticipated start date is February 2013.
Interviews will be conducted. Veteran preference eligibles will be referred first, if additional applicants are needed, non preference eligibles will be referred based upon the number of positions being filled. Applicants will be referred in order of application date/time; first 200 eligible Category A applicants will be given first consideration. If additional vacancies are needed, the next group of eligible applicants will be referred in groups of 50 in Category group order.
WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OTHER IRS CAREERS? If you want to find out more about IRS careers, visit us on the web at www.jobs.irs.gov
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- Positions are seasonal with a 4-6 month season that may be extended.
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