Sr. Tax Associate
Our Senior Tax Associates are responsible for organizing and coordinating preparation of clients tax data for accurate and timely completion of business and individual tax returns. This position involves monitoring workflow of Tax Associates and other duties that support the tax department. The Senior Tax Associate will also assist with providing advisory services to our clients, building successful firm and client relationships. Our industry expertise includes hospitality, real estate, government contracting, technology, and closely held companies across the US and internationally. Our services include tax reviews, M&A, due diligence, SALT, high net worth individual taxation, business and corporate tax, tax compliance, and international taxation. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: Coordinate, prepare, and review complex state and federal tax returns, quarterly estimated payments, annual report filings and personal property tax bills returns for individuals and business entities. Perform intermediate to advanced level tax research projects and compose comprehensive memoranda. Apply functional knowledge to understand potential tax issues and participate in tax planning. Deliver high quality tax service and advice when contacting and advising clients. Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team as well as independently and within a team on both non-recurring and ongoing projects. Act as project manager for special projects at the request of the management team. Mentor and train Tax Associates. Prepare tax provisions in accordance with FASB ASC 740 Accounting for Income Taxes. Participate in networking and business development activities on behalf of the firm. QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE: Bachelor s degree in Accounting. Minimum of 2 years public accounting experience. CPA certification highly preferred; progress towards certification required. Highly proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel. Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work independently and within a team environment. Strong research and oral and written communication skills, and ability to articulate complex information. Ability to handle multiple engagements and client service teams, and train team members. Must be able to work with confidential information and must consistently exercise good judgment in dealing with a variety of situations and issues. Proficient with tax preparation and workflow software including GoSystemsRS, Axcess Tax or Prosystems, and GoFileRoom. Proficient with tax research software including BNA and RIA Checkpoint.