Tax Compliance Rep 2 Spanish Language

Grade 15

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  1. Tax Compliance Rep 1 Spanish Language

    Grade 11

  2. Tax Compliance Rep 2 Spanish Language

    Grade 15

Summary of Job Description

As a Tax Compliance Representative 2 (Spanish Language), you would be responsible for the supervision of Tax Compliance Representatives 1 in the collection of delinquent taxes or other financial obligations and would apply knowledge of New York State Tax Laws, Department collection tools, procedures, and regulations. You would direct and assist staff with difficult or complex delinquent accounts. You would review and approve, where appropriate, recommendations from subordinate staff to implement penalty waivers, installment payment agreements, and other various enforcement tools. Incumbents oversee on-the-job training for subordinate staff and may be assigned to formally train in a classroom setting. You would evaluate performance and monitor the workload of subordinate staff through regular service observation and review of casework. When required, you would act as an advocate or witness on behalf of the Department in conferences, hearings, or civil actions. You would prepare and submit reports on collection activities. You may be assigned to work on special projects as needed.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

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 in order to be considered for this position. There are 2 exams for this position.

On or before the date of the examination, you 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 follows as a Tax Compliance Representative 1, Tax Compliance Representative 1 (Spanish Language), Tax Compliance Agent 1, Tax Compliance Agent 1 (Spanish Language), Taxpayer Services Representative 1, Taxpayer Services Representative 1 (Spanish Language), Taxpayer Services Specialist 1, Taxpayer Services Specialist 1 (Spanish Language), Taxpayer Services Representative 2, Taxpayer Services Representative 2 (Spanish Language), or Tax Technician 1.


On or before the date of the examination, you 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 a Tax Compliance Representative 1 or Tax Compliance Agent 1.

If you are selected for appointment as a Tax Compliance Rep (Spanish Language), you will be required to demonstrate proficiency in that language. Proficiency must be at a level which will permit you to perform the duties of the position satisfactorily.

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.

37-586 37-707

How to Apply

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

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