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Updated 27 Jan 2023

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Found 2,334 of over 3K reviews
3.5
65% Recommend to a Friend
70% Approve of CEO

Found 2,336 of over 3K reviews

3.5
65%
Recommend to a Friend
70%
Approve of CEO
IRS Commissioner John Koskinen  (no image)
John Koskinen
665 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work life balance is Fantastic at the IRS(in 131 reviews)

  • "The IRS has competitive pay and benefits at the middle management level(in 67 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Hard to move up and hard to hire and keep good people b/c of all the red-tape and difficulty getting a raise(in 16 reviews)

  • "Some management issues with the upper management(in 27 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Come join us!

      27 Jan 2023 - Contact Representative in Dallas, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      -Job security -Great benefits -Work life balance

      Cons

      -Taxpayers can be irate. -Not enough coworkers to complete the work.

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      IRS

      25 Jan 2023 - Customer Service Representative 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great career and benefits as well as pay.

      Cons

      Repetitiveness, not very personal. A lot of changes in law.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Experienced PM

      24 Jan 2023 - Project Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Training and opportunities for internal hiring

      Cons

      No mentorship, slow environment, no shared resources

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      .

      24 Jan 2023 - Attorney in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Flexible scheduling and interesting work

      Cons

      I cannot think of any at this time

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great Benefits

      20 Jan 2023 - Internal Revenue Agent in Long Beach, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Work life balance is unbeatable. Strict 40 hour weeks.

      Cons

      Bureaucracy and paperwork is tedious.

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good pñace

      20 Jan 2023 - Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Telework, salary, enviroment, hours, coworker.

      Cons

      Employees, work life balance, shift change

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Flexible

      18 Jan 2023 - Analyst 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great work life balance and flexibility

      Cons

      IT systems dated and slow

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good Agency

      18 Jan 2023 - Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Flexibility and good work assignments.

      Cons

      Currently, there are no cons with this job. Enjoyed working here.

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Great place to work

      18 Jan 2023 - IT Specialist in Chamblee, GA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      You have the ability to work with some great people.

      Cons

      Advancing beyond GS14 is difficult.

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    11. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Positive work place

      15 Jan 2023 - Data Entry Clerk 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Benefits , wages, schooling , advancements

      Cons

      Time off availablity by length of start date

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