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Washington, DC
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1862
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The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is ready to help Americans pay their taxes, whether they want to or not. A bureau in the Department of the Treasury, the IRS is responsible for tax collection and tax law enforcement in its numerous forms. The agency collects 93% of the ... Read more

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    I have been working at IRS (More than 10 years)

    Pros

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    Cons

    Micromanagement
    Advancement limited
    Constant changes
    Lack of stuffing and
    Resources limited due to budget constraints

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IRS Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 8+ months. I interviewed at IRS (Philadelphia, PA).

    Interview

    the interview is a 3 panel interview, and each of the interviewers ask you a questions one by one and you have to respond. They take notes on your responses and they proceed to the next question. You have to impress most of them to get the job.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a time where you had shifting priorities, and how did you handle them?   Answer Question
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IRS Awards & Accolades

  • Top 20 Government Employers - Readers' Choice, Equal Opportunity Publications, 2012
  • Best Place to Launch a Career, BusinessWeek, 2009
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