Tax Auditor- Statewide
Position(s) will be located within the following in-state field offices: Bakersfield, Cerritos, Culver City, El Centro, Fairfield, Fresno, Glendale, Irvine, Oakland, Rancho Mirage, Redding, Riverside, Sacramento, Salinas (temporarily headquartered from incumbents' home), San Diego, San Francisco (temporarily headquartered in Oakland), San Jose, Santa Clarita, Santa Rosa, Stockton, Ventura, West Covina.
The State of California’s Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) is looking for enthusiastic and self-motivated individuals with strong communication and analytical skills to join our team.
The Tax Auditor position that provides great potential for personal development and career advancement. As a Tax Auditor you will use your critical thinking skills and business acumen to manage audits effectively and efficiently. You will have support from your team members and supervisor.
Under close supervision of the Supervising Tax Auditor, the Tax Auditor (TA) conducts the least to moderately difficult field audits. The TA audits accounts, attends basic tax law and audit training classes, makes audit appointments, meets with taxpayers and their representatives, explains the audit findings, and prepares appropriate audit reports. Candidate must be able to perform the essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation.
This position performs a variety of tasks, including the following:
• Communicating via calls, written correspondence and in person
• Scheduling appointments and meet with taxpayers at their business and/or other locations
• Developing audit plans
• Performing audits using generally accepted audit standards to ensure correct reporting of business taxes and fees
• Preparing audit reports and explain findings
• Answering tax related inquiries from taxpayers and educate taxpayers
Interview - The most qualified candidates from the review will be invited to participate in an oral panel interview tentatively scheduled to begin the week of November 29, 2021.
Candidates must complete the required college-level courses by the time of appointment to be considered eligible. Required courses for this position are listed under the Minimum Qualifications section in this link.
This recruitment has been posted for more vacancies than currently exist as it may be used to fill additional identical vacancies which occur within 180 days of the closing date of this bulletin.
Here is the link to the exam bulletin for the Tax Auditor
You will find additional information about the job in the Duty Statement.