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Grade: 12

1 Do you have a J.D. degree or LL.M. from an ABA accredited law school? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Please select the response that best describes your qualifications for a General Attorney (Tax) GS-0905-12 Answer to this question is required
  • I possess a J.D. and have one year of professional attorney experience comparable to the GS-11 level in the Federal.
  • I possess a LL.M. degree.
  • I meet both criteria listed above.
  • I do not meet the criteria above.
3 Do you have an LL.M. degree from an ABA accredited law school and/or at least one year of professional legal experience equivalent to the GS-11 in the federal service? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: 13

1 Do you have a J.D. degree or LL.M. from an ABA accredited law school? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Please choose the response that best describes your qualifications for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have an LL.M. degree from an ABA accredited law school and have at least one year of professional legal tax experience equivalent to the GS-12 in the federal service.
  • I have at least two years of professional legal experience after receiving my J.D. of which at least one year is in tax law and is equivalent to the GS-12 in the federal service.
  • I do not meet the criteria above.

Grade: 14

1 Do you have a J.D. degree or LL.M. from an ABA accredited law school? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Please choose the response that best describes your qualifications for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have an LL.M. degree from an ABA accredited law school AND have at least two years of professional legal tax experience. One year of tax law must be equivalent to the GS-13 level in federal service.
  • I have at least three years of professional legal experience after receiving my J.D. of which at least two years is in tax law. One year of tax law must be equivalent to the GS-13 level in federal service.
  • I do not meet the criteria above.
3 How many years of professional experience do you have in Federal Income Tax Controversy, Federal Income Tax Litigation or Federal Income Tax Consulting? Answer to this question is required
  • None
  • More than zero, less than 2
  • At least 2, but less than 5
  • 5 or more

Grade: All Grades

Carefully read each question and all possible answers before selecting a response. Some questions will be used to screen out ineligible applicants. Applicant errors in responses will not be corrected. You are responsible for the accuracy of your application. If you are rated ineligible based on your responses to the questions, you will be notified by email shortly after the announcement closes.
Please be sure that your resume contains the names, titles, and phone numbers of your current supervisor and two additional professional references that we may contact. Please also be sure that your preference regarding contacting your supervisor is specified in your resume.
To ensure proper credit, please be specific and provide us with a detailed description that best shows the job duties that you performed and the length of time these duties were performed. Failure to provide this information on your resume could result in your being determined ineligible or in your score being lowered.
1 Are you a veteran eligible for sole survivor preference (SSP)? To qualify for SSP, you must have been discharged or released from active duty (on or after August 29, 2008) based on a sole survivorship discharge. If so, please provide documentation to support your claim. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Are you licensed to practice law in the United States? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes, active
  • Yes, inactive
  • No
3 Are you currently an Office of Chief Counsel, IRS employee? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4

Please indicate the location(s) for which you wish to be considered. Please do not select a location that you are not willing to work in. However, if vacancies arise, selections may be considered for other Chief Counsel locations nationwide. Final location placement will be at management’s discretion.

Answer to this question is required
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Austin, TX
  • Baltimore, MD
  • Birmingham, AL
  • Boston, MA
  • Buffalo, NY
  • Chicago, IL
  • Cincinnati, OH
  • Cleveland, OH
  • Dallas, TX
  • Denver, CO
  • Detroit, MI
  • Ft. Lauderdale (Plantation), FL
  • Greensboro, NC
  • Hartford, CT
  • Houston, TX
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Jacksonville, FL
  • Kansas City, MO
  • Laguna Niguel, CA
  • Las Vegas, NV
  • Long Island (Westbury), NY
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Louisville, KY
  • Manhattan (NYC), NY
  • Miami, FL
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Nashville, TN
  • New Orleans, LA
  • Newark, NJ
  • Oklahoma City, OK
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Portland, OR
  • Richmond, VA
  • Sacramento, CA
  • Salt Lake City, UT
  • San Diego, CA
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Seattle, WA
  • St. Louis, MO
  • St. Paul, MN
  • Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Washington, DC
5

Please select one of the statements below regarding your experience.

Answer to this question is required
  • I am currently serving as a full-time judicial clerk at the United States Tax Court.
  • I have previously served as a full-time judicial clerk at the United States Tax Court.
  • I have never served as a full-time judicial clerk at the United States Tax Court.