Senior Tax Analyst

Department Of The Treasury Atlanta , GA 30301

Posted 5 days ago

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WHAT IS THE WAGE & INVESTMENT (W&I)DIVISION? The Wage & Investment Division (W&I) serves about 122 million taxpayers who file upwards of 94 million returns each year. W&I provides high-quality taxpayer assistance, and enable taxpayers to transact and communicate electronically to file their returns and make payments.

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WHAT DOES A SENIOR TAX ANALYST DO? As a Senior Tax Analyst you will serve as an expert analyst with responsibility for performing significant technical, analytical, and evaluative staff work related to national level mission-oriented programs. Assignments involve exceptionally large and complex programs, systems, or issues. The work includes planning, coordinating, and conducting analytical studies, and/or projects. Programs include direct or indirect activities related to tax administration. In this position, your decisions directly influence the formulation of agency program and/or policy development. You will also provide coordination in the identification, development, and resolution of program issues that affect the operating units within the Business Division assigned.

As a Senior Tax Analyst you will:

  • Perform assignments that are agency-wide in scope and have significant impact on issues facing the operating unit.

  • Comprehensively plan, analyze, determine cost/benefit relationship, and coordinate a variety of functions, operations, teams, or interfacing administrative systems.

  • Independently studie complex problems facing operating unit functions or those of particular concern within specialized areas of the organization. This may require coordinating input from activities outside the division and identifying new methods of performing work.

  • Represent management at high-level meetings and conference calls to provide technical advice and staff assistance to headquarters executives, headquarters analysts, field managers, and employees in the assigned program area(s). Provide authoritative interpretations and guidance concerning operating policies, instructions, and other material pertaining to assigned program areas.

  • Serve as liaison with business units/operating divisions, managers, and other internal/external stakeholders on a variety of significant program, policy, and systemic issues and problems.

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Travel Required

Occasional travel - 01 to 05 nights per month

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Promotion Potential


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0501 Financial Administration And Program

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Conditions of Employment

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  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or National.

  • IRS Employees with Career or Career Conditional Appointments.



You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.GS-14 - LEVEL: You must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-13 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes: Experience with written and oral communication techniques to deliver presentations and write comprehensive reports on studies and analyses involving complex or technical information including summaries, conclusions and recommendation. Experience interpreting and applying organizational policies and procedures as it relates to TIGTA/GAO audits. Experience Coordinating TIGTA/GAO audits and preparing response to findings.

  • The experience may have been gained in the public sector, private sector or Volunteer Service. One year of experience refers to full-timework; part-time work is considered on a prorated basis.

  • To ensure full credit for your work experience, please indicate dates of employment by month/year, and indicate number of hours worked per week, on your resume.

In addition to the above requirements, you must meet the following, if applicable:

You must have been at the GS-13 level for 52 weeks (time-in-grade requirement).


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Senior Tax Analyst

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