Tax Preparer

Robert Half
West Mclean, VA
Jun 08, 2021
Jun 12, 2021
Audit and Tax
Full Time
Ref ID: 04530-0011841556Classification: Tax PreparerCompensation: $26.60 to $30.80 hourlyAccountemps is searching for a Tax Preparer near the Mclean, Virginia area for a challenging position. Certified applicants should have a demonstrated ability of completing projects on time and with great care. As the Tax Preparer, you will be responsible for the preparation of simple and complex, individual and small business State and Federal tax returns. This is a long-term temporary-to-full-time employment opportunity. You'll want to apply for this fantastic opportunity as soon as you can!Responsibilities- Furnish the Tax software application with appropriate data - Maintain other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned- Compute and invoice for form preparation fees- Keep in touch with clients to ensure necessary information/documents is up to date- Provide customer service to incoming client calls to facilitate tax questions and set appointments- Put transaction tax returns in order utilizing various methods (Paper, E File, EDI Upload) with various government agenciesJob Requirements:- Strong communication and social skills and able to receive criticism well- Ability to handle multiple tasks to prioritize needs and expedite tasks upon request- AA or BS/BA in Accounting or finance preferred- Data entry, document management, file creation and previous records experience required- Command of Tax Preparer- Comprehensive knowledge of Tax Preparation- Partnership Tax experience highly desired- Personal tax experience- Proven knowledge of Partnership Tax Returns- Personal Tax Returns experience- Well-founded grasp of Quickbooks Online- Able to work independently with a minimal amount of oversight- Competent with spreadsheets and databasesIf you have the right skills for this role and are available immediately, we want to hear from you contact us today!Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs. When you work with us, you're working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes' inaugural list of America's Best Temporary Staffing Firms. Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use (