Posted: Nov 22, 2021 Closing Date: Dec 31, 2021
Category: Admin / General
Ministry of Finance Multiple locations There are currently 2 permanent vacancies. One vacancy per location. These positions may be located in either Kamloops, Terrace, Williams Lake, Smithers, Fort St. John, Prince George or Dawson Creek. This posting is an ongoing posting. Applications will be reviewed and assessed on a regular basis while the posting is open. Tax Auditor $66,557.72 - $75,884.38 annually plus 6.6% Temporary Market Adjustment
The Consumer Taxation Audit Branch carries out audit and compliance activities, including refund verifications and inspections, for the province’s consumption tax system which generates approximately six billion dollars in annual revenue to support programs for education, health care, social service and other public service needs of British Columbians. We also perform audit compliance and education activities on consumption taxes for a variety of other organizations.
As part of a team of professional staff, the Tax Auditor will organize and carry out specialized tax audits on businesses across a varied field of industries. You will ensure compliance with the Province’s consumption taxation statutes, including Provincial Sales Tax Act, Motor Fuel Tax Act, Tobacco Tax Act, and Carbon Tax Act. You will be responsible for establishing tax liability, proposing audit assessments, and finalizing agreement with the taxpayer of proposed assessments.
Qualifications for this role include: • Professional accounting designation CPA - CA, CGA, CMA, issued by a Canadian Accounting Association. o Note: If your designation was obtained from outside of Canada, you will need to confirm it has been assessed for equivalency through an applicable Canadian Accounting Association. • Minimum of 2 years audit and/or accounting experience. • Preference may be given to applicants with audit experience in a consumption taxes environment. • Possession of a valid Class 5 BC driver’s license or equivalent.
For more information and to apply online please go to: https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/82202