Tax Auditor III

  • Florida Department of Revenue-General Tax Administration Program
  • Atlanta, GA-30339; Chicago, IL-60162; Anaheim, CA-92806; Pittsburgh, PA-15205
  • Jan 17, 2023
Full time Finance

Job Description


What would my job duties be as a Tax Auditor III with the Department of Revenue?

This position conducts research and analyzes data for the Department of Revenue’s (Department) General Tax Administration (GTA) program.

Typical job duties include :

  • Audit one or more taxes or help perform moderately complex business

    audits for the various Florida taxes

  • Analyze accounting systems of taxpayers to identify additional liabilities

    or tax evasion, or to verify refunds in the case of tax overpayment

  • Compute tax assessments or refund adjustments based upon audit

    evidence and data

  • Prepare reports of audit results and make recommendations for

    taxpayer compliance

  • Conduct closing conferences with taxpayers and/or taxpayers’

    representatives; explain applicable laws and facts that support changes in tax liabilities and attempt to secure an agreement for audit report findings

    What knowledge, skills and abilities do I need to succeed in this position?

    To succeed in this position, you must:
    • Know accounting or auditing methods, principles and procedures
    • Know methods used to verify and analyze data
    • Be able to review, analyze, evaluate and interpret financial data
    • Be able to extract and disseminate tax information
    • Be able to examine and audit financial records and prepare audit reports

    What are the minimum qualifications for this position?

    To qualify for the Tax Auditor III position, you must have a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business with a minimum of four accounting courses.