Accountant Tax Job Description Sample
Invitation Homes is the nation's leading single-family lessor with properties across seventeen markets. The company is seeking a Tax Associate for our Corporate Headquarters in Dallas, Texas. The position will assist in meeting all the company's needs in regards to tax compliance, accruals, and forecasting. The position will report to a Tax Manager but will have plenty of interaction with the Sr. Tax Director and other members of the Accounting and Finance Departments. The position will provide excellent growth opportunities for a career in real estate and tax.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
Assisting in federal, state and local income tax compliance and the calculation of book to tax differences.
Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
Performing quarterly tax provision and REIT testing calculations.
Prepare and file sales tax returns.
Resolve notices and audits with tax authorities.
Special projects and duties as assigned.
Physical and Mental Demands
This position will spend long hours sitting and using office equipment and computers. The position may also entail light lifting of supplies and materials occasionally, up to and including 20 pounds in addition to reaching, stooping, standing, and walking. This position requires the ability to talk, hear, compare, compute, compile, copy, analyze, coordinate, synthesize, negotiate and communicate. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
Standard office working environment that may be busy and noisy at times.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's degree in Accounting.
Proficiency in Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint (Microsoft Office Suite).
Demonstrated tax research and writing skills.
Intermediate or above skills in Excel (VLOOKUP, Pivot Tables, etc.).
Masters of Tax.
Ability to plan and prioritize workload.
A self-starter with a positive attitude who is capable of working as a team.
Strong analytical, organizational, and communication skills.
Capable of applying knowledge gained from one project to another.
Ability to interact with various departments and levels of management through both written and verbal communications.
Must maintain professional appearance.
Ability to be at work on a regular and consistent basis; Overtime may be required for this position.
Accountant - Tax
The Kemper Tax Accounting team seeks motivated Tax Accountant to work as a member of this dynamic Tax department. This position will allow the incumbent to gain valuable experience in the fields of accounting, federal and state compliance and the provision process.
Preparing all federal and state returns, extensions, and payments (insurance and non-insurance based)
Preparing aspects of the income tax provision within the monthly and quarterly close processes (GAAP and statutory, as applicable).
Preparing premium tax returns
Preparing and distributing reports.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent required.
Skills in Microsoft Office particularly Excel and Corptax.
Organized and detail-oriented
Working knowledge of ASC 740 ("Accounting for Income Taxes")
Our employees enjoy great benefits:
Qualify for your choice of health and dental plans within your first month.
Save for your future with robust 401(k) match, Health Spending Accounts and various retirement plans.
Learn and Grow with our Tuition Assistance Program, paid certifications and continuing education programs.
Contribute to your community through United Way and volunteer programs.
Balance your life with generous paid time off and business casual dress.
Protect what you love with discounts on home and auto insurance products.
Get employee discounts for shopping, dining and travel through Kemper Perks.
Kemper at a glance
With $11 billion in assets, Kemper is one of the nation's leading insurers. The Kemper family of companies specializes in auto, home, life, health and valuables insurance products for individuals, families and businesses.
Kemper's underwriting companies* are rated A- (Excellent) and Infinity Property & Casualty is rated A (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company, the leading insurance industry rating authority. Kemper companies service seven million policies and rank among the top 25 personal lines property and casualty writers and the 2016 Ward's 50 Top Performers list of life insurance companies.
- Alliance United Insurance Company is not rated.
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Performs professional US tax accounting work in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and relevant tax legislation. Responsible for the collection of tax-related information, reporting to tax authorities in a timely manner and preparation of income tax provisions. This role will support US tax.
This position may also be located in Cincinnati, San Antonio, Scottsdale or Winnipeg.
Collects tax-related information and completes required tax reporting in a timely manner.
Prepares and updates tax provision schedules, reviews tax provision worksheets received from related companies and assists in the preparation of the consolidated tax provision.
Maintains a schedule of required tax payments, advises Treasury personnel of cash requirements and remits payments in a timely manner.
Interacts with and advises various functional groups on tax-related issues.
Identifies and implements tax savings opportunities.
Determines withholding tax requirements for payments to nonresidents and completes related reporting.
Coordinates audits by various taxation authorities.
Advises management on the impact of new tax laws.
Recommends tax strategies by researching relevant tax legislation. Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting practices.
Working knowledge of US tax legislation and reporting requirements.
Good planning, organizational, analytical, interpersonal, decision making, oral and written communication skills.
Working knowledge of PC's in the current company operating system environment.
University degree in commerce, business administration, economics, or related field; or equivalent.
Designated or enrolled in a recognized professional accounting program (CA, CMA, CGA or CPA); or equivalent.
Accountant - Tax
Understand general accounting and tax procedures based on the level of service provided
Prepare and/or review tax returns for business returns (partnership, "C" corporation, "S" corporation, Not-for-Profit) and individuals
Identify and communicate tax planning ideas for clients, including tax research, computations and related documentation
Display advanced knowledge of tax related matters on client assignments
Plan and execute the day-to-day activities of tax engagements of various clients in accordance with RubinBrown Client Service Standards
Identify and communicate accounting matters to other engagement team members
Direct communication with clients
Review tax return preparation of tax staff and provide review notes, when appropriate
Supervise the tax staff assigned to the engagement, when appropriate
Identify performance improvement opportunities in preparation and review of client assignments
Participate in the budget process
All other duties, as assigned
Bachelors degree in Accounting or related degree
Masters degree in Taxation is preferred
A minimum of three years of current and or recent tax experience in public accounting
Strong technical skills including the ability to effectively utilize technology and the commitment to learning in the technology environment
Excellent supervisory, analytical and leadership ability
Have the ability to meet challenging client requirements, provide services, and possess strong communication, interpersonal, analytical and research abilities
Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (Word and Excel required).
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strict adherence to professional ethics
Ability to successfully contribute to the success of a strategic business unit of the firm
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The Chick-fil-A Tax Department is responsible for multiple tax compliance, technology, special projects, research and audit defense functions with restaurant and corporate office business activities. The Tax Department is searching for a motivated and organized self-starter to join our growing team whose primary responsibilities will be to assist with state and local tax compliance.
Process and file state and local sales tax returns for Chick-fil-A, Inc.and the restaurants Document processes related to state and local sales tax returns.
Respond to state and local tax notices Reconcile tax liability accounts and investigate account discrepancies.
Assist with data gathering for various audit initiatives and research.
Assistance with state and local licensing and registration requirements.
Interact with state and local tax authorities regarding compliance issues.
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance;
CPA preferred 1 – 3 years of Tax Experience Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite – emphasis on Word and Excel.
Ability to multitask and prioritize numerous projects with attention to detail and limited supervision.
Strong written, oral and analytical skills Highly motivated self-starter and quick learner.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently.
Time management skills
- CPA preferred
Minimum Years of Experience1Travel Requirements0%Required Level of EducationBachelor's DegreePreferred Level of EducationBachelors DegreeMajor/ConcentrationBachelor's Degree in Accounting
Senior Tax Accountant Near Cypress!
If you enjoy the work at a Big 4 or national firm, and would like a better work/life balance, look no further!
An ideal candidate’s background would be:
A CPA with 2+ (Senior Tax Accountant) or 5+ (Tax Manager) years of business tax experience at a Big 4 or national firm who possesses the technical knowledge to review consolidated / multi-state business tax returns and prepare/review ASC 740 (FAS 109) calculations/FIN 48 documentation.
CPA with 5+ years of business and individual tax experience who is an expert in the taxation of high net worth individuals, C Suite executives and entrepreneurial businesses.
For immediate consideration please send your resume and salary expectations to email@example.com (626) 204-6909
Sales And Use Tax Accountant / Consultant Needed (Columbus, OH)
- Prepares and files monthly sales/use tax returns, ensuring compliance.
- Prepares, coordinates, and reviews preliminary sales/use tax audit adjustments provided by taxing authorities.
(A much more complete job description is available upon request.)
- Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field of study.
- Minimum 1-2 years of large-company corporate accounting experience is required.
- Minimum 1–2 years of previous multi-jurisdictional sales and use tax experience is required.
- Experience handling audits in the Sales and Use Tax area is highly desired.
- Vertex OSeries sales and use tax application experience is preferred.
If you feel you are qualified and interested in this contract opportunity, please include both an email address and a phone number with your resume and application. LOCAL COLUMBUS-BASED CANDIDATES ONLY PLEASE.
For further information, contact:
Michael Spiro, Director of Recruiting
Experis Finance, Ohio Region
Experis - Who We Are:
As the leader in project solutions and professional talent resourcing for contract and permanent positions, Experis matches professionals to rewarding Finance, IT, and Engineering opportunities with industry leading organizations helping accelerate careers, while delivering excellent results for our client companies. Experis is part of ManpowerGroup, the world leader in innovative workforce solutions.
Learn more at www.experis.com
Family Office Tax Accountant
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Salary + OT (if FT): $45,000 - $60,000 + Benefits
1-5 Years’ Public Accounting Individual, Partnership & S Corp Tax Return Prep. Exp.
Paperless Office, Paid Overtime, $3K CPA exam bonus, 401k, Health, Dental, Vision, PTO
Growing Company w/ Work/Life Balance and Fun Office Environment!
Navigator Recruiting client is a well-established 25-employee CPA firm in Colorado Springs and is seeking a Tax Accountant. This firm is growing 10-12% every year, has opportunities to further one’s career and is part of a national CPA firm affiliation. The firm has low turnover and a strong group of core employees who’ve been with the firm for a long time and people work well together as a team.
- Preparation of mainly partnership, s corp and individual tax returns;
- Most clients are Colorado-based businesses in the
- Hours Expectations: 2200 – 2300 hours/year: Earn overtime (paid as straight time) for any hours worked over 2080.
- BS in Accounting
- CPA or CPA candidate is preferred but not required
- 1-5 years’ public accounting tax return preparation experience
- UltraTax and/or QuickBooks experience is helpful but not required
- Someone with high levels of intelligence, integrity, honesty, motivation and aptitude for the public accounting profession
- Someone who can communicate well, can identify issues relatively early and be a team-player
Sales And Use Tax Accountant Contract
Hourly rate is $28.00 to $34.00
- Compile, reconcile, and analyze data used to generate sales/use returns.
- Reconcile, validate, and prepare data related to year-end informational reporting: i.e. 1099 forms, W9 solicitation, TIN matching, Backup Withholding, and IIT-Individual Income Tax reporting.
- Assist with the processing/managing of corporate level filing requirements for all legal entities.
- Assist with external audit inquiries.
- Respond to routine and complex tax inquiries or matters from internal and external sources with direct supervision of leadership.
- Research and discuss impact of registration and tax law changes.
For immediate consideration email your resume in a Word.Doc to Thyra at firstname.lastname@example.org
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