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Vacancy Details

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

Specialized Experience: Please choose the response that best describes your qualifications for this position at the GS-14 level.  The definition of qualifying specialized experience may be found in the vacancy announcement. 

Answer to this question is required
  • I have at least 52 weeks of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-13 level in the Federal Government as detailed in the announcement.
  • I do not meet the criteria described above.

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.
All supplemental documents requested in this vacancy announcement must be received by the closing date. Please check the Required Documents section of the vacancy announcement carefully to determine what, if any, additional documentation is required.
1 Are you licensed to practice law in the United States? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes, active
  • Yes, inactive
  • No
2 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
3 Have you held a political position within the Federal Government within five (5) years of the closing date of this announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes, I have held a political position within the past five years.
  • Yes, I am currently on a position based on a political appointment.
  • No, I have not held a political position within the past five years.
4 Are you currently a bargaining unit Office of Chief Counsel, IRS employee? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 I understand in submitting my application for this position, I am certifying that all of the information included in this questionnaire is true, correct, and is provided in good faith and that making an intentional false statement, or committing deception or fraud in this application and its supporting materials, may result in my application not being considered for this position or may result in my removal from this position if selected. Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False