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The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is ready to help Americans pay their taxes, whether they want to or not. A bureau in the Department of the Treasury, the IRS is responsible for tax collection and tax law enforcement in its numerous forms. The agency collects 93% of the ...

IRS Reviews

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John Koskinen
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"What it's like working for the Government"

30 Jan 2023 - Insolvency Accountant
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Positive Outlook
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Pros

Benefits Co-workers were nice Schedule can be modified

Cons

Low Pay No Dental Overtime must be pre-approved from National Office

Advice to Management

Do not take your problems out on your employees.
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Diversity & Inclusion at IRS

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IRS Interviews

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Positive65%
Negative12%
Neutral23%
Getting an Interview
Applied online85%
Other4%
In Person4%
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  1. Tax Examining Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 months. I interviewed at IRS (United States)

    Interview

    Did not have to do an interview for this job. Applied for GS 4-5 and received GS 4 position. Was never asked to interview and received job after accepting firm offer
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IRS Awards & Accolades

  • Top 20 Government Employers - Readers' ChoiceEqual Opportunity Publications2012
  • Best Place to Launch a CareerBusinessWeek2009
  • Great Places to Work in WashingtonWashingtonian2009
  • Readers' Choice Top 20 Government EmployersWorkforce Diversity Magazine2009
  • Top Entry Level EmployersCollegeGrad2009

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IRS FAQ

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Does IRS offer relocation assistance?

...Advancement opportunities, pension, TSP, excellent benefits package, telework...

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Overall, 65% of employees would recommend working at IRS to a friend. This is based on 2,345 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

65% of job seekers rate their interview experience at IRS as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.5 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at IRS.

60% of employees think that IRS has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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