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    WHAT IS THE CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION DIVISION?  Criminal Investigation is the investigative and law enforcement arm of the IRS.  When individuals or corporations deliberately don't comply with the tax laws, Criminal Investigation responds with financial investigations and potential criminal prosecutions to promote compliance and confidence in the fairness of the tax system.  

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    WHAT DOES AN INVESTIGATIVE AIDE (IA) DO? Investigative Aides work in Criminal Investigation's Scheme Development Centers and perform a variety of duties relating to the research, collection, analysis and/or evaluation of raw intelligence to identify non-compliance with tax laws and to support ongoing criminal investigations.

    As an Investigative Aide (IA) you will:

    • Perform research in support of ongoing investigations.
    • Select and isolate investigative data for analysis and review.
    • Assist in making preliminary analyses of raw departmental intelligence data.
    • Develop, analyze and disseminate information and financial data to assist in tax investigations.
    • Provide a variety of administrative, clerical and program support to manager and special agents.
    • Prepare for dissemination of case information and studies involving factual data or statistical compilations.
    • Compile investigative data for analysis and review.

    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 TO 5 TRAVEL NIGHTS PER MONTHS

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/551823500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.