County of Human Resources Department PO Box 27032 HENRICO Richmond, VA 23273 804-501-4628 Virginia FAX 804-501-5287 CLASS SPECIFICATION FOR Personal Property Tax Auditor II GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Performs the more difficult field and office duties in connection with the assessment of personal property, the filing and auditing of personal property tax returns and State income tax returns; does related work as required. DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS: This is specialized work demonstrating some technical knowledge, sound judgment and utilization of comprehensive knowledge of all pertinent laws, regulations and requirements. The incumbent is able to handle unusual and complex problems, acting without direct supervision and handling taxpayers tactfully and diplomatically. Discretion is demonstrated in performance of duties and administration of the programs of the department. Receives general supervision from a Personal Property Tax Auditor Supervisor. EXAMPLES OF WORK (illustrative only): — Explains requirements for compliance with the laws to taxpayers and assists them in filling out returns; — Makes statutory assessments of personal property for tax purposes as required; — Assists the general public with difficult or unusual problems which involve a careful analysis of the case and a full explanation of all requirements; — Prepares and audits State income returns, contacts taxpayers for additional information when needed, and processes the returns according to State instructions; — Makes decisions on the more complex returns; — Audits and screens personal property returns (both business and personal), performing the necessary preparation of the returns for computer application and billing; — Makes error corrections in all areas of computer application; — Computes the assessment and tax plus penalty and interest (when applicable) and prepares a handwritten bill for taxpayers when situation requires it; — Handles correspondence dealing with more complex problems and questions of tax liability; — Trains subordinate auditors; — Performs related work as assigned. REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Knowledge of general laws and administrative policies governing State income and personal property taxes; knowledge of the geography of the County; good math and computational skills; ability to deal diplomatically with the public; ability to assess personal property and audit State income tax returns; ability to plan and organize work; accuracy; good judgment; tact and courtesy. MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Possession of a bachelor's degree in business administration or a related field and one (1) year of tax auditing work experience; OR, any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. EA39 Revised 03/22/01 G This is a class specification and not an individualized job description. A class specification defines the general character and scope of duties and responsibilities of all positions in a job classification, but it is not intended to describe and does not necessarily list the essential job functions for a given position in a classification.
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