Field Agent (Current Employee) – Richmond, VA – January 29, 2018
A place when your independence can shine through. Most agents are home-based...then you visit taxpayers on your schedule. This is the most enjoyable part of the job. You are independent and there is low stress from management.
Data Entry Specialist (Former Employee) – Richmond, VA – July 5, 2017
Inputted tax return information into the automated system for the tax filing season Entered alpha/numeric data, W-2 forms from paper and photo images from the Remittance system Entered W-2 forms into the Lifeworks system
It's a productive place but don't pay enough money
DATA CAPTURE OPERATOR (Current Employee) – Richmond, VA – June 21, 2017
I started working here making alotttttttt of overtime until it was cut short because of the budget. Its more relaxed. Management tells us what work needs to be done when we arrive.The hardest thing about this job is advancing and getting promoted. The most enjoyable part of my job is getting recognized for doing the work and getting it done & for the most part we sit down all day to work & not over working ourselves. We have very good health insurance (benefits).
Key Entry Operator (Former Employee) – Richmond, VA – May 17, 2017
A typical day at work was data entering taxpayer information from hard copy into electronic database; in a production environment. I learned how to work in a fast paced production environment. Management did not micromanage. The workplace culture was very diverse. The hardest part of the job was meet daily quotas regardless of the condition of hard copies. The most enjoyable part of the job was meeting my quota at the end of the day and going home.
Data Entry Operator (Former Employee) – Richmond, Virginia – September 16, 2015
A typical day at work, your get a assignment put on your desk what modular you go in. You basically work on your own. You know what to do once you are given your assignment. The job was easy nothing hard about it , you keying all day long. The most enjoyable part of the day is talking with your fellow employees.
Customer Service Representative/VA Amnesty Program (Former Employee) – Richmond, VA – August 3, 2015
Even though it was a seasonal position. I learned a lot about Taxation and Taxation Laws in the State of Virginia. As it pertained to individuals and business owners and government. Introduced to government legislation and laws.
Auditor I (Current Employee) – Richmond, VA – January 5, 2015
Working for the Department of Taxation will not bring you wealth or fame. What you will get is a sense of pride. Pride in knowing that your work matters and effects real change. Taxation Department brings in over 70% of the states revenue. Revenue that is then turned around to fund government projects likes roads, schools, and job creation.
Yes, to the public we are often met with resistance because face it, no one likes paying taxes. Unfortunately paying taxes are a necessary evil. Virginia Department of Taxation handles business taxes such as Withholdings, Sales and Uses, Litter, and Corporation taxes. We also handle the annual Individual Income Tax filing. There are also a number of special taxes such as aircraft and watercraft tax.
Healthcare, Paid Holidays, and Job Security
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Oracle Assistant (Former Employee) – Richmond, VA – December 22, 2013
I interviewed and earned a volunteer position with the Dept. of Taxation my senior year of high school. I worked in the infrastructure department. I d simple Oracle queries and did a presentation of the then new ORACLE 10g Database. I worked every other day instead of attended class I went to work.