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    Responsibilities

    WHAT IS THE WAGE & INVESTMENT (W&I) and SMALL BUSINESS/SELF EMPLOYED (SBSE) DIVISION?
    A description of the business units can be found at: https://www.jobs.irs.gov/about/who/business-divisions

    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.

    • Evaluate all available information and take corrective actions, such as credit transfers requests, re-computed tax, and/or penalty and interest.
    • Access relevant systems to view and/or update taxpayers' accounts regarding payments received, review status of the case, and/or to make account adjustments.
    • Enter data into automated system to adjust tax, penalty, and/or credit adjustments.
    • Recognize indications of tax fraud; make determinations and use sound judgment concerning taxpayers' data and responses.
    • Gain cooperation of taxpayers by explaining the best options available to resolve the problem or question, mutual interests, and to make sure they understand their responsibilities.
    • Interpret the law as it relates to the issues and if affects the performance and efficiency of the Internal Revenue Service.
    • Educate taxpayers on action(s) needed to achieve compliance with tax filing/liabilities.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    6

  • Job family (Series)

    0592 Tax Examining

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