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As a bureau of the Department of the Treasury and as one of the world's most efficient tax administrators, the IRS role is to help the large majority of compliant taxpayers with the tax law, while ensuring that the minority who are unwilling to comply pay their fair share. (Source: www.irs.gov)

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slowpoke  
#3141 Posted : Tuesday, July 16, 2019 1:17:01 PM(UTC)
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I received the TO and signed paperwork last Monday. I haven't received the GSA email to schedule fingerprints yet. I was told I may not have to fingerprint because mine are already in the system. I just want to be sure that is accurate and I don't miss out. My supervisor and manager, at my current agency, came up to me today and said IRS is requesting a release date. So I hope this is a good sign.

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#3142 Posted : Tuesday, July 16, 2019 2:40:14 PM(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: slowpoke Go to Quoted Post
I received the TO and signed paperwork last Monday. I haven't received the GSA email to schedule fingerprints yet. I was told I may not have to fingerprint because mine are already in the system. I just want to be sure that is accurate and I don't miss out. My supervisor and manager, at my current agency, came up to me today and said IRS is requesting a release date. So I hope this is a good sign.


Definitely on your way. This is the last step, if I recall correctly, other than starting on your start date. Congratulations!!
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#3143 Posted : Tuesday, July 16, 2019 2:51:50 PM(UTC)
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I received the TO and signed paperwork last Monday. I haven't received the GSA email to schedule fingerprints yet. I was told I may not have to fingerprint because mine are already in the system. I just want to be sure that is accurate and I don't miss out. My supervisor and manager, at my current agency, came up to me today and said IRS is requesting a release date. So I hope this is a good sign.


Definitely on your way. This is the last step, if I recall correctly, other than starting on your start date. Congratulations!!


Thank you
slowpoke  
#3144 Posted : Thursday, July 18, 2019 3:10:45 AM(UTC)
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You think we will hear something today or tomorrow?
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#3145 Posted : Thursday, July 18, 2019 6:06:37 AM(UTC)
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Hello all I was referred for the INTAKE TECHNICIAN *6 MONTH ROSTER* (INTAKE ADVOCATE)
19CE3-TAX0112-0503-05-LM. Does anyone know someone who work in this position. I read the job duty from the site but I am curious about the position in depth.
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#3146 Posted : Thursday, July 18, 2019 6:15:42 AM(UTC)
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Hello all I was referred for the INTAKE TECHNICIAN *6 MONTH ROSTER* (INTAKE ADVOCATE)
19CE3-TAX0112-0503-05-LM. Does anyone know someone who work in this position. I read the job duty from the site but I am curious about the position in depth.


I did a very short detail in intake it is similar to a contact rep instead of screaming at you on the phone you get to have the taxpayers scream in your face.

In all seriousness you help people in whatever way you can and it is very limited what you can do. Most people come seeking tax advice or help to do their taxes. After a taxpayer waits 2-3 hours you have to tell them the IRS doesn't prepare individual tax returns and cannot advise you on the procedures you need to follow. Please find a tax professional or read the tax guidelines. Thank you have a good day and no my mother is not a dog.
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#3147 Posted : Thursday, July 18, 2019 6:22:34 AM(UTC)
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Hello all I was referred for the INTAKE TECHNICIAN *6 MONTH ROSTER* (INTAKE ADVOCATE)
19CE3-TAX0112-0503-05-LM. Does anyone know someone who work in this position. I read the job duty from the site but I am curious about the position in depth.


I did a very short detail in intake it is similar to a contact rep instead of screaming at you on the phone you get to have the taxpayers scream in your face.

In all seriousness you help people in whatever way you can and it is very limited what you can do. Most people come seeking tax advice or help to do their taxes. After a taxpayer waits 2-3 hours you have to tell them the IRS doesn't prepare individual tax returns and cannot advise you on the procedures you need to follow. Please find a tax professional or read the tax guidelines. Thank you have a good day and no my mother is not a dog.


Thanks for the fast reply. I will take the contract position I received last week instead and I am waiting for my HSPD-12/USAccess and the eQIP. ..
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Hello all I was referred for the INTAKE TECHNICIAN *6 MONTH ROSTER* (INTAKE ADVOCATE)
19CE3-TAX0112-0503-05-LM. Does anyone know someone who work in this position. I read the job duty from the site but I am curious about the position in depth.


I did a very short detail in intake it is similar to a contact rep instead of screaming at you on the phone you get to have the taxpayers scream in your face.

In all seriousness you help people in whatever way you can and it is very limited what you can do. Most people come seeking tax advice or help to do their taxes. After a taxpayer waits 2-3 hours you have to tell them the IRS doesn't prepare individual tax returns and cannot advise you on the procedures you need to follow. Please find a tax professional or read the tax guidelines. Thank you have a good day and no my mother is not a dog.


How is that different from the individual taxpayer advisory specialist?
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#3149 Posted : Friday, July 19, 2019 6:55:37 AM(UTC)
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Hello all, I finally set up a finger print date. Can any one explain their experience when going thru this process. Thank again.

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#3150 Posted : Friday, July 19, 2019 7:38:48 AM(UTC)
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Hello all, I finally set up a finger print date. Can any one explain their experience when going thru this process. Thank again.


First tip - Make sure you make an appointment at a "Shared Location". Made the mistake of going to the IRS Only location and found out that it's only for employees.

Second tip - Your picture will be taken for your ID card so dress professional.

Other than that it's pretty straight forward... They verify your identity with the documents you provide, ask a few questions, process fingerprints, take picture and done.

Edited by user Friday, July 19, 2019 7:39:53 AM(UTC)  | Reason: Spell correction

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#3151 Posted : Friday, July 19, 2019 7:43:57 AM(UTC)
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Hello all, I finally set up a finger print date. Can any one explain their experience when going thru this process. Thank again.


First tip - Make sure you make an appointment at a "Shared Location". Made the mistake of going to the IRS Only location and found out that it's only for employees.

Second tip - Your picture will be taken for your ID card so dress professional.

Other than that it's pretty straight forward... They verify your identity with the documents you provide, ask a few questions, process fingerprints, take picture and done.


Thanks..For the info. Yes I made the same mistake by clicking on employee only icon. However, I did cancel the appt and change it to a shared location. Thanks again
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#3152 Posted : Friday, July 19, 2019 11:59:17 AM(UTC)
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Hello all, I finally set up a finger print date. Can any one explain their experience when going thru this process. Thank again.


First tip - Make sure you make an appointment at a "Shared Location". Made the mistake of going to the IRS Only location and found out that it's only for employees.

Second tip - Your picture will be taken for your ID card so dress professional.

Other than that it's pretty straight forward... They verify your identity with the documents you provide, ask a few questions, process fingerprints, take picture and done.


I was able to do it at an IRS only location in SFL.
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#3153 Posted : Friday, July 19, 2019 2:56:31 PM(UTC)

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I got a TO (19CS5-SBX0012-512-7/11-GO) today.

Anyway, I had to decline it. It was Fort Worth, TX
Hopefully that opens up a spot for someone.

I started with DCAA this June and don't plan to move unless its in the area where I'm currently located.
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