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    Anticipated start date is 5/12/2019 with future start dates to be decided at a later date.

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    Responsibilities

    WHAT IS  THE TAX EXEMPT AND GOVERNMENT ENTITIES (TE/GE) Division: The Tax Exempt and Government Entities (TE/GE)  serves Employee Plans which examines the returns of qualified pension benefit plans for compliance, Exempt Organizations which ensures not-for-profit organizations meet tax-exempt status requirements and Government Entities which ensures organizations meet their tax withholding and employment tax payment requirements.

    WHAT DOES AN EXEMPT ORGANIZATION INTERNAL REVENUE AGENT DO? As an Exempt Organization Internal Revenue Agent, you will conduct examinations of exempt organizations that may be large or complex. In this position, you may also make quasi-legal determinations concerning the entitlement of the largest and most complex exempt organization to initial or continued exempt status with respect to taxes.

    As an Exempt Organization Internal Revenue Agent you will:

    • Determine the most effective avenue for investigation and review of operations.
    • Adapt audit and investigative procedures to unique and special situations.
    • Prepare and implement the audit plan.
    • Exercise alertness in detecting subtle indications of fraud during the course of examination.
    • Hold meetings with organization officials to discuss examination and resolve problems and reach agreement on deficiencies.
    • Prepare technical correspondence and information reports dealing with exempt organization problems in accordance with established procedures.
    • Analyze and discuss case issues and make determinations concerning entitlement to exempt status.

    If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.
    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.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - 1 - 5 Nights per month

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

  • Job family (Series)

    0512 Internal Revenue Agent

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/520054800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.