Owner's Resume'

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Project Leadership, Tax Systems, & Client Relations

   

KEY SKILLS

  

· Administrative Services 

· Implementing Program Objectives

· Strategic Planning 

· Policy Development 

· Training | Education 

· Departmental Liaison 

· High Level Presentations 

· Tax Compliance 

· Taxpayer Assistance 

· Policy & Taxation

· Tax Assessments 

· Tax Collection | Law

· Financial Auditing 

· Audit Manuals | Schedules

· Accounting Principles 

· Budget Planning 

· Data Analysis 

· Inventory Management 

· Report Generation 

· Problem Resolution

· MS Office Suite 


*PLEASE NOTE MAYSON SPARKS LLC DOES NOT OFFER ACCOUNTING NOR TAX SERVICES.

Professional Experience

  • Louisiana Department of Revenue    Baton Rouge, LA  2000 – Present

Revenue Tax Auditor Specialist (2013 – Present)

Direct/Coordinate 30 tax audits monthly for Field Audit Services conducted by Audit Review and Appeal Division and establish goals and priorities to achieve audit program objectives


  • E.P.J. CONSTRUCTION, L.L.C.  Plaquemine, LA 2017 - 2018

Contractor Administrative Assistant (2017 – Present)

Assist the Contractor with daily operations, manage the company’s day to day activities with customers and consult with vendors and customers in regards to accounts and estimates 


  • Louisiana Department of Revenue    Baton Rouge, LA 2000 - 2013

Revenue Agent I | Revenue Agent III 

Researched tax auditing procedures/techniques, reporting formats, and legal documentation requirements  for efficient field examination work


  • Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries     Baton Rouge, LA  1997 – 2000

Revenue Analyst I | Student Worker 

Participated on a team servicing 1M+ customers by providing state, federal and commission laws that govern fishing, hunting and titling/registration of boats 


  • Tax Preparer    H & R Block, Baton Rouge, LA  1997 - 1999


EDUCATION | CERTIFICATE | TRAINING

  • MBA, Business Administration ∙ Southern University, Baton Rouge, LA
  • BS, Accounting ∙ Southern University, Baton Rouge, LA
  • Division Workforce Development Professional Certificate ∙ Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA ∙ Dec. 2009
  • FTA/TTB Training Class (Completion Certificate)  2018 International Fuel Tax Association (IFTA) IRP Audit Workshop 2014 | 2016
  • Federation of Tax Administrators (FTA) Cigarette/Tobacco Audit Training Class 2015
  • FTA Tobacco Tax Section Annual Meeting 2015
  • IFTA IRP Managers' and Law Enforcement Workshop 2014
  • FTA Motor Fuel Tax Annual Meeting   2014
  • FTA Motor Fuels Advanced Training Class 2014
  • FTA Tobacco Tax Section Annual Meeting 2014
  • Louisiana Dept. of Environmental Quality Louisiana Oil & Gas: Sunrise to Sunset (Severance Tax) 2014
  • FTA Basic Tobacco Training Course   2013
  • Louisiana Department of Revenue (In-House) Severance Tax Class 2013
  • FTA Motor Fuels Basic Training Course