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Tax Auditors evaluate financial records of individuals and organizations using principles of accounting. Their responsibilities are offering advice on tax issues, filling tax returns, identifying fraud, making suggestions for improvement, assessing data security, and checking compliance with tax regulations. Based on our selection of example resumes for Tax Auditors, the ideal candidate should demonstrate accounting expertise, an eye for details, integrity, teamwork, and strong communication skills. Employers select resumes displaying at least a Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or a similar field.

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Tax Auditor

Determined taxable income by examining financial books and records including tracing receipts and expenses to source documents.

  • Researched, analyzed and interpreted federal and state tax laws, regulations, Revenue Rulings, and applicable federal and Oregon court rulings to recognize and resolve tax issues and meet compliance requirements.
  • Provided taxpayer assistance by responding to audit inquiries or information requests in person, written and telephone inquiries from taxpayers or tax preparers in a timely manner to answer questions or verify information regarding tax returns.
  • Reviewed and/or analyzed banking data and other accounts of individuals to ensure correct amount of tax collected.
  • Reviewed moderately complex federal and state income tax returns.
  • Computed current and cumulative tax adjustments and completed required forms and schedules.
  • Received six months of IRS taxation training using IRS training materials.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Family And Consumer Science
MS
Accounting
2

Tax Auditor

  • Conducted over 40 audits to businesses in various industries to ensure correct reporting of business taxes, which helped the department to generate over 11 million dollars in revenue.
  • Ability to meet all the deadlines, prioritize engagements, and spent over 88% of the time on productive cases, which resulted in an average of over $7,300 per audit hour.
  • Review, research and interpret laws and regulations to determine taxability of taxpayer's transactions.
  • Develop and implement a detailed audit program using generally accepted auditing principles and procedures, and apply various sampling techniques to effectively analyze financial records.
  • Discuss audit results, communicate complex tax issues, and negotiate findings with taxpayers, representatives, and staff to obtain concurrence with the audit findings.
  • Compile audit reports with any proposed changes outlined to summarize auditor recommendations.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Managerial Economics, Music
3

Senior Tax Auditor - Corporate Franchise Tax Division

Review and analyze tax returns of 'C' corps for proper compliance with current MN tax laws. Research technical tax issues and function as an independent audit unit in the field. Address and present adjustments to domestic and international tax issues by applying appropriate law, policy and procedures. Perform as a direct representative of the Department of Revenue to external customers, providing education and assistance.

  • Travelled in and out of the state to perform over 50 field audits
  • Developed and presented classroom training for peers regarding current tax laws, tax issues and auditing policies and procedures
  • Researched and presented proposed changes to tax statutes to MN legislature
  • Computed correct tax form modifications using taxpayer provided work papers and supporting documentation
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Accounting
MBA
Business Administration
4

Tax Auditor

Assisted taxpayers in preparation of tax reports, tax collection, fees, penalties and unemployment compensation.

  • Conducted audits to ensure legal compliance, to establish tax liability or to clarify reports.
  • Prepared statements to certify delinquent accounts to the Attorney General for collection.
  • Located delinquent taxpayer's property through county property rolls.
  • Supervised, instructed and advised co-workers assigned to a difficult analysis or investigation.
  • Presented information regarding Unemployment Tax at group meetings, IRS seminars, etc.
  • Trained new personnel.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
5

Tax Auditor

Completed assignments in a timely manner

  • Interviewed claimants, employers, and their representatives
  • Resolved obstructed unemployment insurance claims
  • Reviewed business records to ensure employment tax compliance
  • Used all research tools for guidance on case issues
  • Gathered and analyzed information to write audit reports
  • Presented audit results to employers and representatives
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Business Administration
6

Sales and Use Tax Auditor

Conducted audits of large multi-state and multi-national corporations to determine compliance with the various tax laws administered by the Department of Revenue.

  • Consulted and assisted taxpayers in the proper means of determining tax liability.
  • Conducted complex audits of corporations to verify the accuracy of returns for sales & use tax.
  • Audited sales documents and related accounting records to verify the accuracy of sales tax returns and determined tax liabilities.
  • Provided comments regarding reliability of accounting methods and controls used by taxpayer.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
MA
Finance
7

Tax Auditor Agent I

Responsibilities: Audit Fortune 500 companies and processed refund requests through review of chart of accounts, sales returns, invoices, federal returns, state returns and exemption certificates to ensure proper procedure was followed according to the Ohio Revised Code.

  • Ability to quickly learn resulted in increased responsibility of training new auditors and instructing/leading them during field audits of Fortune 500 companies
  • Research companies for compliance issues, non-registration, or possible evasion utilizing the web that resulted in audits being started on Fortune 500 companies
  • Created customized reports using Excel and Word to explain all procedures, issues, and solutions during the course of the audit
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Accounting
8

Tax Auditor

Perform moderate to complex tax audits, proprietorships to Fortune 500 companies.

  • Worked independently and as lead auditor of tax team.
  • Employed computer assisted audit techniques and analyzed computer based accounting systems.
  • Verified accounts, traced transactions through systems and prepared schedules.
  • Presented audit findings to officials/owners of audited entities.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration And Accounting
9

Tax Auditor

Conducted field audits to ascertain compliance of sales and use tax laws. Researched tax law, regulations and audit guidelines.

  • Communicated applicable tax law, taxpayer rights, audit procedures, and findings to taxpayers and/or their representatives.
  • Analyzed federal, state and local corporation tax returns. Prepared, issued, and explicated work papers in accordance with audit policies.
  • Accredited for outstanding work habits, and excellent communication with clients
  • Recognized for adaptable interaction with Hispanic community/ businesses
  • Assigned to a select Audit Observation Committee
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
MBA
Leadership Management
10

Tax Auditor

Completed on site audit of employer's tax related records to ensure compliance with unemployment insurance tax law.

  • Completed field investigative assignments to determine employer liability and report requirements.
  • Collected delinquent reports and taxes.
  • Provided explanations to employers regarding community provisions of employment security law and regulations.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Business Administration

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