Senior Tax Associate- Commercial

Baker Tilly US, LLP
Vienna, VA
Sep 27, 2022
Oct 07, 2022
Audit and Tax
Full Time
ResponsibilitiesAre you interested in joining one of the fastest growing public accounting firms?Would you like the ability to focus on one industry sector and further become an expert for your clients?If yes, consider joining Baker Tilly (BT) as a Senior Tax Associate! This is a great opportunity to be a valued business advisor delivering industry-focused tax advisory and compliance services to middle market clients. As one of the fastest growing firms in the nation, BT has the ability to offer you upward career trajectory, flexibility in how and where you get your work done and meaningful relationships with clients, teammates and leadership who truly care about you and your development. You will enjoy this role if: You are looking for an opportunity to build your career in a specific industry, becoming an industry expert to the clients you serveYou can see yourself as a trusted business advisor, working face-to-face with clients to find creative solutions to complex accounting and business challengesYou want to work for a leading CPA advisory firm that serves middle market clients and whose owners have both their clients' and employees' best interests in mind and are transparent in their decisions You value your development and want to work for a firm that provides you the autonomy to own your schedule and career through structured programs (ask us about My Time Off, My Development and Dress for Your Day!)You want to grow professionally and develop your client service and technical accounting skills to build a career with endless opportunities now, for tomorrow What you will do: Be a trusted member of the engagement team providing various tax compliance and consulting services to industry specific clients:Contribute to the planning and execution of compliance and advisory services to businesses in various industries including manufacturing & distribution, service providers, technology, healthcare, and private equity, ranging from middle market to multinational companies.Prepare and review business returns for flow-through, corporate, and multi-state operating entities, including international forms and state returns.Develop technical skills in complex areas and specific industries, including partnership taxation, inbound and corporate taxation, and ASC740 tax provisions. Appropriately train and supervise staff team members in those areas as you progressively assume project management responsibilities.Participate in complex research and advisory projects requiring coordination with specialty tax groups including transfer pricing, due diligence and M planning, state and local nexus and taxability, credits/incentives, tax methods, structuring and reorganizations.Progressively develop client relationships on day-to-day tax matters supporting partners and managers with development and execution of extended and complex service plans.Provide recommendations for business innovation and process improvements relative to the client's operations and objectives as well as the internal processes of the firm.Invest in professional development, learn and grow from direct on the job coaching and mentoring along with participating in firm wide learning and development programsUtilize your entrepreneurial skills to network and build strong relationships internally and with your clientsSupport the growth and development of team members through the Baker Tilly Care and Teach philosophy, helping associates meet their professional goalsEnjoy friendships, social activities and team outings that encourage a work-life balance QualificationsSuccessful candidates will have:Bachelor's degree in accounting or law, or a related degree in business, and sufficient course work and credits to sit for the CPA and/or Bar exam in the state you are being consideredCPA or JD license preferredTwo (2)+ years of experience providing tax compliance and consulting services in a public accounting firmSolid knowledge of principles of federal taxation (accounting methods, partnership, corporate)Familiarity with tax research tools and structure of tax sources (code, regulations, official guidance, etc.)Demonstrated skills in the areas of time management, communication, interpersonal skills, relationship building, collaboration, and problem solvingHighly developed software and Microsoft Suite skillsEligibility to work in the US without sponsorship preferred#LI-MB2#LI-hybrid OverviewBaker Tilly US, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a leading advisory, tax and assurance firm, providing clients a genuine coast-to-coast and global advantage with critical mass and top-notch talent in major regions of the US and in many of the world's leading financial centers - New York, London, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Chicago. Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 148 territories, with 36,000 professionals and a combined worldwide revenue of $4.0 billion.Many of Baker Tilly's roles have the opportunity to work remotely. Please discuss with your talent acquisition professional to understand the requirements for an opportunity you are exploring.Baker Tilly is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable federal, state or local law.