The fundamental mission of the Mississippi Department of Revenue is to be the mechanism through which the citizens of the State fund their public services such as police and fire protection, emergency services, publicly operated hospitals, road construction and maintenance, public schools and state universities and many more. All of these public services receive their operating funds through activities of the Department of Revenue. These activities, including taxation, licensing and registration, and wholesaling of alcoholic beverages, account for over $6 billion in revenue each year and serve as the primary vehicle for funding state and local services provided to the citizens of Mississippi.
The Department of Revenue has approximately 690 employees including 180 degree accountants and more than 30 Certified Public Accountants, which if compared, would give the agency prestigious ranking with the top accounting firms in the area. Agency employees work from eight locations around the state with Central Office located just south of Clinton, Mississippi. With great strides being made in technology, this is truly an exciting time for the Department of Revenue. The agency has held a proactive stance by positioning itself to support the activities of its citizens with efficiency and quality by harnessing technological advances to enhance and improve the services of the agency to the taxpayers of Mississippi. By using such innovative technology as imaging and electronic filing, the Department of Revenue has improved services by reducing costs, enhancing communication and information to taxpayers, and speeding up processing.
If you see a future filled with dedication to a job well done and a commitment to quality, the Department of Revenue is interested in you applying for employment . Your qualifications will determine the opportunities available to you.
Accounting and Business Degrees
Criminal Justice Degrees
Information Technology Degrees
The Department of Revenue offers its employees group health insurance, a retirement plan and deferred compensation, an employee assistance program, holidays and leave. Learn more.
Current Recruitment Listing
To view job classifications that are in active recruitment please check the listing at the State Personnel Board. The job specifications and qualifications may be viewed by clicking on the job title on this listing.
How to apply
Application must be made through the State Personnel Board. You may only apply for a position when it is listed on the active recruitment listing. For more information on the application process, please refer to the State Personnel Board.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Compliance Policy
The Mississippi Department of Revenue does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission to, access to, or operations of its programs, services, or activities. The Mississippi Department of Revenue does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices. This notice is provided as required by Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
Questions, concerns, complaints, or requests for additional information regarding the ADA may be forwarded to the Mississippi Department of Revenue's designated ADA Coordinator. Individuals who need auxiliary aids for effective communication in programs and services of the Mississippi Department of Revenue are invited to make their needs and preferences known to the ADA Coordinator.
The Mississippi Department of Revenue is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Contact us if you have any questions.
Mississippi Department of Revenue
P. O. Box 22828
Jackson, MS 39225-2828
Telephone: (601) 923-7750
Fax: (601) 923-7755
Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (CST)