Idaho Division of Human Resources Tax Compliance Technician in Boise, Idaho

The Idaho State Tax Commission is recruiting for Tax Compliance Technicians in Boise

This announcement may be used to fill current and future full-time Tax Compliance Technician positions.


  • Enforce Idaho tax laws including assessment and collection of taxes

  • Provide taxpayers technical information on all tax types administered by the Idaho State Tax Commission and assistance in preparing tax returns

  • Interview individuals to obtain facts and research a variety of sources to obtain financial information

  • Consult taxpayers or their representatives and advise them that tax liens, levies and warrants may be executed

  • Negotiate seizure of assets such as bank accounts and pay checks

  • Secure and review taxpayers’ financial statements and verify information for compromise agreements



  • Composing narrative business documents

  • Using basic math skills in a business setting

  • Using computer programs such as Word and Excel

  • Conducting internet research in a college or business setting

  • Interpreting technical materials such as spreadsheets, financial statements and/or laws and rules

  • Independently handling complaints and upset individuals in a business setting

All candidates being considered for employment with the Tax Commission must successfully complete a comprehensive background check, including fingerprinting, before a final job offer will be given. Individuals must be a current tax filer and be in full compliance with their tax obligations to be an employee of the Idaho State Tax Commission.

*If you previously applied for a Tax Compliance Technician position and wish to be considered for this position, you must re-apply under this announcement. Previous scores will not be used. All qualified individuals interested in this position are encouraged to apply. *


Rating of Education and Experience: Respond to the examination questions based on your training and experience directly related to this position. Your resume will be used to validate your responses. You will receive a score based on your answers. You must receive a minimum rating of 70to pass this examination. Notification of your test results will be available online after the closing date when the review process is complete.

To Preview the Examination: Click on* * below. You will not be able to take the exam from this screen. If you wish to take the exam, click on the Apply Online button to the left and follow the instructions provided.


Click on the* Apply Online* button to the left and follow the instructions provided to complete the Application Checklist and Exam for this position. When updating your online application information, please select:

  • Idaho State Tax Commission under “Agencies”

  • Full-Time under “Job Type/Shift”

  • Boise under “Cities”

When updating your online information, you are encouraged to complete/update all items in the Applicant Checklist to include: Personal Information, Education, Work History, Cities, Agencies, and Job Type. Without this information, your name may not be referred to the hiring agency.

Veteran's preference is given to qualified candidates

The Idaho State Tax Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Open for Recruitment: July 17, 2017 - July 31, 2017

Announcement #: 04326052786

Location(s): Boise

Salary Range: $14.08 per hour -Plus Competitive Benefits!