Thursday, April 22, 2021

Diversity in Government Internship Program with the United States Tax Court

 The United States Tax Court Diversity in Government Internship Program (DiG Tax) will be virtual this summer and provide significant exposure to the inner workings of the U.S. Tax Court, a federal court located in Washington, D.C. DiG Tax interns will observe judges and lawyers; attend virtual trials, meetings, and presentations; and assist on projects with departments throughout the Court, including Case Services, Facilities, Finance, Human Resources, Library, Information Technology, and Public Affairs.


Prospective DiG Tax interns should demonstrate academic achievement; exhibit qualities such as strong character and self-sufficiency under challenging circumstances; and be self-directed and able to work with limited supervision.

Additionally, applicants must:

  1. Be a U.S. citizen or national;
  2. Be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited U.S. institution of higher education recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (visit https://www.ed.gov/accreditation to verify your school and/or program of study);
  3. Have and maintain a 3.0 GPA or better;
  4. Have an interest in working with the federal government; and
  5. Be able to work 40 hours per week during the summer internship.
To apply, send a cover letter and a resume along with a copy of your most recent undergraduate or graduate transcript to DiGTax@ustaxcourt.gov with “DiG Tax” in the subject line.

[For best consideration, apply by May 1.]