INTERNAL REVENUE AGENT

  • Administrator
  • Full time
  • 6 days ago
  • United States

Job Information

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    Salary USD - US Dollar 100,000 - 200,000 / Yearly
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    Shift Normal
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    Number of vacancies* 3 openings
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    Job level* Entry Level
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    Job experience* 4+ years
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    Job qualification* B.Tech/BE - Bachelor of Engineering

Job Description

Responsibilities

EDUCATION DOCUMENTATION: For positions with an education requirement, or if you are qualifying for this position by substituting education or training for experience, submit a copy of your transcripts or equivalent. An official transcript will be required if you are selected. A college or university degree generally must be from an accredited (or pre-accredited) college or university recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. For a list of schools which meet these criteria, please refer to Department of Education Accreditation page. If you are qualifying based on foreign education, you must submit proof of credibility of education as evaluated by a credentialing agency

As an Internal Revenue Agent you will:

  • Conduct independent examinations and related investigations of income tax returns that cover a diversified spectrum of taxpayers, to include corporations, partnerships, foreign entities, individuals, and fiduciaries.
  • Examine tax returns that may also contain special audit features or anticipated accounting, tax law, or investigative issues.
  • Conduct examinations to ensure proper reporting of income and expenses of individual and business taxpayers using financial and other investigative skills.
  • Conduct package audits to determine that other required returns such as information, excise, or specialty returns are filed and conduct concurrent examinations or make referrals of these and other returns when warranted.
  • Identify issues to be pursued based on issues of strategic importance and large, unusual or questionable items which produce significant tax or compliance effect and utilizes the appropriate tax law and facts needed to resolve them.
  • Recognize indicators of fraudulent activity and develop appropriate referrals.
  • Utilize standard accounting methods and techniques during the course of examinations in order to develop information regarding the income and financial operations of taxpayers.
  • Examine accounting systems and records including computerized accounting and financial information systems which reflect a variety of complex financial operations.
  • Gather and research data from a variety of sources, and/or specialized accounting practices unique to a particular trade or industry.
  • Confer with taxpayers or their representatives to explain the accounting and other issues involved and the applicability of pertinent tax laws and regulations and explain proposed adjustments.

Qualifications

You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement:

BASIC REQUIREMENTS: (ALL grade levels) You must have a Bachelor’s or higher degree in accounting from an accredited college or university that included at least 30 semester hours (45 quarter hours) in accounting or 24 semester hours in accounting and an additional 6 semester hours in related subjects such as business law, economics, statistical/quantitative methods, computerized accounting or financial systems, financial management or finance.

OR

 A combination of experience and education at an accredited college or university equivalent to a 4 year degree that included courses equivalent to a major in accounting, i.e., at least 30 semester hours in accounting or 24 semester hours in accounting and 6 semester hours in related subjects as described above.

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