tax inspector




Tax inspectors are responsible for the calculation of taxation and the ensurance of its timely payment by individuals and organisations. They provide information and guidance concerning taxation legislation and examine financial documents and accounts to ensure compliance with legislation. They also examine records to investigate fraud.

Alternative label

  • pecunary consultant

  • inspector of taxes

  • tax specialist

  • contributions advisor

  • government tax inspector

  • taxation lawyer

  • fiscal advisor

  • public funds inspector

  • excise officer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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