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61% would recommend to a friend

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Updated 18 Oct 2023

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    1. 5.0
      23 Apr 2021
      Enforcement Officer
      Current Employee
      Houston, TX
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook


      People are great here to work with.


      Not a lot of room for advancement

      1. 4.0
        3 Oct 2023
        Tax Compliance Officer
        Current Employee
        Fort Worth, TX
        CEO Approval
        Business Outlook


        Job Stability: Tax compliance officers are in demand as tax laws are complex and constantly changing. This can provide a relatively stable career path. Good Compensation: Many tax compliance officers receive competitive salaries and benefits, especially if they have relevant education and experience. Opportunities for Advancement: There is often room for advancement in this field, including opportunities to become a tax manager or specialist in a specific area of tax compliance. Intellectual Challenge: Tax laws can be complex, and working as a tax compliance officer can be intellectually stimulating as you navigate the intricacies of tax regulations. Contribution to Society: Ensuring tax compliance helps fund government services and programs, which can be personally satisfying for those who believe in the importance of taxation. Variety of Work: Tax compliance officers may work with a diverse range of clients or industries, providing opportunities to gain expertise in different areas of tax law.


        Stressful Deadlines: Tax compliance often involves strict deadlines, especially during tax season, which can lead to periods of high stress. Long Hours: During peak times, such as tax season, long working hours may be required to meet deadlines. Complex and Ever-Changing Regulations: Tax laws and regulations are subject to frequent changes and can be extremely complex, requiring continuous learning and adaptation. Liability Risk: Making errors in tax compliance can lead to financial penalties, legal issues, and damage to one's professional reputation. Client Conflicts: Tax compliance officers may face ethical dilemmas when dealing with clients who want to minimize their tax liabilities to an extent that may cross legal boundaries. Monotony: The job can become repetitive, especially for those who work primarily with individual tax returns or in routine tax compliance tasks. Emotional Strain: Tax compliance officers may have to deal with unhappy clients or individuals facing tax issues, which can be emotionally challenging. Required Education and Certification: Achieving the necessary education and professional certifications (such as CPA or Enrolled Agent) can be time-consuming and expensive.

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        1. 3.0
          1 Mar 2018
          Field Appraiser
          Former Employee, more than 1 year
          Austin, TX
          CEO Approval
          Business Outlook


          Steady pay, good entry-level position with a reputable firm


          Limited room for advancement, politics

          1. 3.0
            27 Feb 2016
            Anonymous Employee
            Former Employee
            CEO Approval
            Business Outlook


            Flexible work hours, relatively easy work


            Antiquated systems, not much room for advancement,

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