Title: BUSINESS TAXES REPRESENTATIVE Salary: $3,168.00 - $4,906.00 Posted: 08/06/2014
Under general supervision of the Business Taxes Administrator I, the Business Taxes Representative uses knowledge and skills in the application of the Sales and Use Tax Law as it pertains to the purchase of vehicles, vessels and aircraft from non-dealers. The BTR analyzes correspondence and tax returns to determine the taxability of a transaction and responds and/or provides advisory services to customers in written correspondence and over the telephone. In addition, the BTR reviews and processes relief of penalty and interest requests which requires maintenance of accounts using our on-line IRIS system. We are looking for a candidate who has a strong work ethic, excellent analytical skills, the ability to adjust to ever-changing priorities, and possesses strong writing and verbal communication skills. This position may require some travel.
If interested, please submit a signed standard state application (STD678) with the position number listed under the examination title section and your eligibility (list, reinstatement, lateral, etc) under the explanations section of the application. Along with your application, school transcripts showing completion of the required courses and a typed correspondence to the following supplemental questions are required.
Describe what customer service means to you and what skills you have developed to provide good customer service.
Describe what techniques or processes you would use to investigate a use tax lead.
Summarize an experience that best exemplifies your ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
**Emailed, faxed, or electronically submitted applications will not be accepted**
**Applications submitted withouttranscripts and the supplemental will not be considered***
All applicants will be considered however, SROA/Surplus will be given priority.
The position requires the incumbent to be fingerprinted.
The position is located in a high-rise building.
BTR/TA – Interested candidates must meet educational requirements.
Travel required 25% of the time.
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HOD/SUTD/Consumer Use Tax Section
Final Filing Date:
HOD/SUTD/Consumer Use Tax Section 450 N Street, MIC: 37 Sacramento, CA 95814
If you are not a current or former State employee, you must first take an examination to obtain list eligibility. This does not apply to Student Assistant vacancies.
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