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Tax Examiner - 1040X

  • IRS
  • Edwardsville, KS 66111, USA
  • Oct 13, 2017
ID: 8353288 VIEWS: 4 Full time Accounting

Job Description

Duties Summary

The U.S. Department of the Treasury has a distinguished history dating back to the founding of our nation. As the steward of U.S. economic and financial systems, Treasury is a major and influential leader in today's global economy. We have over 100,000 employees across the country and around the world. Come Join the Department of the Treasury and Invest in Tomorrow.

WHAT DOES A TAX EXAMINER DO? IRS employs Tax Examiner (TE's) in many areas throughout the Service.

In the Wage & Investment Division (W & I) function, TE's assist management by providing oversight and direction, assigning case referrals, and answering taxpayer inquiries to resolve issues such as tax processing.

WHAT IS THE WAGE AND INVESTMENT DIVISION? The Wage & Investment Division (W&I) serves about 122 million taxpayers who file upwards of 94 million returns each year. Key W&I objectives are to provide high-quality taxpayer assistance, and to enable taxpayers to transact and communicate electronically to file their returns, make payments and receive assistance. W&I partners with private organizations to provide assistance to such disadvantaged groups as elderly and low-income taxpayers.

Positions are located in W&I Service Center, Kansas City Submission Processing Departmant, 333 West Pershing Road, Kansas City MO 64108.

The anticipated start date is January 2018.

Shifts available: Monday - Friday - 7:00 am - 3:30 pm & 4:30 pm - 1:00 am.

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As a Tax Examiner, you will:

* Provide assistance on inquiries initiated by taxpayers by determining information needed to resolve inquiries, and researching pertinent tax data through IDRS, accounting records, telephone contact, IRS officials or other agencies;
* Take corrective actions to close a case, such as adjusting taxpayer's account, recomputing tax liability, and preparing manual refunds;
* Refer possible violations of tax law or cases requiring examination determinations or legal determinations of the tax code.

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

Travel Required

Not required

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential


Who May Apply This job is open to… US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.

Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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