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

    • Analyzes unusually difficult and complex actuarial problems and issues involved in tax law, rulings, and court case decision in determinations of tax liability under the Internal Revenue Code in a number of areas of taxation, including valuation of complex insurance reserves and the tax implications in acquisitions, reorganizations, and liquidations.
    • Represents the Service in conferences with taxpayers, their legal representatives, representatives of the insurance industry and actuarial consultants on proposed tax issues and procedures and problems of common interest, and proposes solutions to highly technical problems that arose in connection with issues that are not adequately covered by the laws, regulations and revenue rulings.
    • Travels to various sites throughout a specified geographical area, and, as a member of the examination team, conducts specific and in-depth audit work in areas commensurate to his/her expertise, serves as a consultant to examiners concerning audit approaches, studies, and research techniques relating to actuarial methods used by the taxpayer, and provides service as an expert witness in tax litigation cases involving insurance issues.
    • Develops text material for training manuals, position papers on complex actuarial policy issues, technical portions of regulations, and rebuttals to taxpayers' position issues that are unresolved.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

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    1510 Actuarial Science

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