New York State has approximately 190 positions* in this title statewide. You may view a breakdown of positions by county. This position exists in various agencies statewide. View links to all New York State agencies including agencies that have this title. For more information, New York State employees can contact the Career Mobility Office at (518) 485-6199 or (800) 553-1322. If you are not a current New York State employee, you can use the Department of Civil Service Web site to explore possible employment opportunities.
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A listing of titles that are most commonly used as steps for upward mobility for this title series. The salary schedule for this career ladder is also available.
Similar to Grade 13
Tax Compliance Agent 2
As a Tax Compliance Agent 2, you would be responsible for the supervision of Tax Compliance Agents in the collection of delinquent taxes or other financial obligations, or work independently to achieve compliance in high value and/or more complex collection cases. Incumbents maintain and apply current knowledge of New York State Tax Laws, Department collection tools, and procedures and regulations. You would conduct in-depth field investigations and ensure that the field activities of assigned staff are performed in accordance with Department rules and policies. You would work with financial analysts to perform detailed analysis of taxpayers’ financial condition. You would make decisions concerning the resolution of cases and assist staff by providing procedural and policy guidance. You would act as an advocate or witness on behalf of the Department in conferences, hearings, or civil actions. You would have regular contact with legal representatives. You may work on special projects as assigned. In connection with these assignments, off-shift work may be required.
View the classification standard for this title, on the Classification and Compensation webpage.
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Please note: qualifications for this position may be subject to change. If substitutions for education and/or experience are allowed, this information would be available on the announcement.
You must take and pass a Civil Service examination to be considered for appointment to this position.
On or before the date of the examination, the candidate must be a qualified employee of the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance or the Division of Tax Appeals and have had two months permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service as a Tax Compliance Agent Trainee, Tax Compliance Agent Trainee (Spanish Language), Tax Compliance Agent 1, Tax Compliance Agent 1 (Spanish Language), Tax Compliance Representative 2, or a Tax Compliance Representative 2 (Spanish Language).
On or before the date of the examination, the candidate must be a qualified employee of the New York State Department of Labor and have had three months of permanent competitive or 55-b/55-c service as either a:
A. Tax Compliance Agent 1;
B. Tax Compliance Representative 2.
For informational purposes only, click on the examination number(s) listed below to see the current or previous examination(s) that are used to fill this title.37-589 37-709
When this examination is scheduled to be held, the announcement can be found on the Department of Civil Service, Examination Announcements web page. If you do not see an examination currently scheduled please check back on a monthly basis or sign up for announcement notification by email so that you will automatically be notified when new examinations are being offered.
Career mobility is not just limited to the titles in the Career Ladder, above. Additional movement may be achieved through other examinations, additional education and/or work experience or transfer opportunities. For additional information or clarification of transfer determinations, current State employees should contact the Career Mobility Office. Visit ELMS Online to view established open-competitive, promotion, and transition eligible lists. If you are not a current New York State employee, see Employment Opportunities with New York State and find out how to become a New York State employee.