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Liberty Tax Service
Tax Preparer/Manager was asked...July 9, 2014

Why do you want to prepare Federal Income taxes?

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The best part of the job is feeling your helping people complete a task they sometimes feel is daunting. I always took great satisfaction knowing I was helping people at the end of each day. Less

Jackson Hewitt

Are you familiar with Jackson Hewitt Tax Service software?

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I don't know

I am not familiar

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Nu Republic

What are the 5 principles of a leader?

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Be a leader!! Be on Time!! Be committed!! Integrity!! Good Attitude!! Adapt to environment around you!! Always be professional no matter the circumstances Less

I tried to answer, was inevitablely wrong, and I told them I didn’t know.

Liberty Tax Service

most awkward question was that she wanted an answer there and now for the tax preparer position.

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it's $250 of course not, but still had to talk it over with the wife

They tried to get you because the class are free and all you pay for are the books which is $80 for three books. Less

Liberty Tax Service

Where did you gain tax knowledge?

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tax class

Hi can u please tell me about working months and they told me January to April and August to December? Less

Jackson Hewitt

What much experience do you have preparing taxes for last few years.

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Over 10

Liberty Tax Service
Tax Preparer was asked...February 27, 2013

Do you want the job?

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More likely than not.

Liberty Tax Service
Tax Preparer was asked...November 25, 2012

He asked about my experience/my own accounting and tax clients; he implied to have them come to Liberty for tax service. I clearly stated they were my clients and I have completed their accounting and returns for numerous years, that I wouldn't be willing to refer them and then receive a percentage of the money; he understood and agreed.

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Clearly he wanted my clients.

Liberty Tax Service

Past accounting history

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I don't have any

Liberty Tax Service
Tax Preparer was asked...November 21, 2022

Part-time or full-time Preferred work location

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Part-time Location closest to my home

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