Tax Clerk

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Lizabeth Schifferle | (166) 371-2030 | San Diego, CA


I am a Tax Clerk with over 1 year of experience. I have experience preparing tax returns, researching tax issues, and assisting taxpayers. I am knowledgeable in both individual and business taxes. I am a quick learner and have a strong attention to detail. I am also proficient in Microsoft Office applications and 10-key by touch


Tax Clerk II at H&R Block, CAApr 2022 - Present

  • Assisted in the preparation of 100 tax returns.
  • Answered 150 customer inquiries regarding taxes.
  • Processed 200 payments totaling $100,000.
  • Reconciled 300 accounts totalling $200,000.
  • Filed 400 tax forms electronically.
  • Maintained accurate records for 500 taxpayers.

Tax Clerk I at Jackson Hewitt, CASep 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Reviewed and processed 100 tax returns per day with an accuracy rate of 98%.
  • Led training for new Tax Clerks on proper return processing procedures.
  • Demonstrated excellent customer service skills by resolving taxpayer inquiries in a timely and professional manner.
  • Maintained up-to-date knowledge of federal, state, and local tax laws.
  • Assisted senior staff with special projects as needed.
  • Prepared monthly reports detailing work volume and quality metrics.


High School Diploma at Los Angeles High School, Los Angeles, CASep 2016 - May 2021

I've learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.


  • Tax laws and regulations
  • Bookkeeping
  • Accounting
  • Math skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Computer skills
  • Writing skills

Alayja Heward | (326) 439-2749 | Wichita, KS


In the past year, I have gained extensive experience as a Tax Clerk. My responsibilities have included preparing and filing tax returns, maintaining records, and providing support to clients. I am highly detail-oriented and take pride in ensuring accuracy in all my work. I possess excellent communication skills which enable me to effectively liaise with clients and provide them with the necessary support. My organizational skills allow me to keep on top of deadlines and ensure that work is completed efficiently.


Tax Clerk II at H&R Block, KSApr 2022 - Present

  • Reduced the tax office’s backlog by 50% through more efficient work processes.
  • Identified $1.2 million in unclaimed refunds and successfully processed them for return to taxpayers.
  • Resolved 500 complex customer inquiries related to taxes, with a satisfaction rating of 95%.
  • Filed 100% accurate quarterly tax reports for the city, saving $5,000 in fines.
  • Trained 2 new Tax Clerks in all aspects of the job.

Tax Clerk I at Jackson Hewitt, KSAug 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Reduced the tax office's error rate from 3% to 0.5%.
  • Processed an average of 400 tax returns per day.
  • Trained 2 new Tax Clerks in processing and filing procedures.
  • Developed a new system for tracking deadlines and due dates which reduced late filings by 25%.
  • Negotiated with vendors to reduce costs of supplies by 10%.


High School Diploma at Wichita High School, Wichita, KSSep 2016 - May 2021

Some skills I've learned are time management, organization, and how to study effectively.


  • Tax laws and regulations
  • Tax accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • QuickBooks
  • Customer service