21 April 2021
Senior Tax Accountant

SENIOR TAX ACCOUNTANT
 
 
JOB DESCRIPTION

SUMMARY: 
The Tax Accountant is a diverse multitask position.  Individual must be able to manage several projects in a fast-paced environment. The Senior Tax Accountant will provide support with the preparation of S or C Corporations, Partnerships, Trusts and Individual tax returns. The Senior Tax Accountant will be also responsible in providing advise in connection with tax planning and calculation of estimated time payments.  
 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Preparation of individual, corporate, partnership and trusts IT returns. 
  • Tax planning and calculation of estimated tax liability. 
  • Supervise, train and mentor other associates in relation to clients engagements.
  • Review tax returns prepared by the staff accountants and provide recommendations in reference to accuracy and tax savings opportunities.
  • Respond to inquiries from the IRS, FDOR and other tax authorities.
  • Research tax issues and document such research in tax memos or clients letters. 
 
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:   
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting required. Master's degree is a plus.
  • CPA is required or must be in the path to become a licensed Certified Public Accountant.
  • 3 years experience in public accounting with a specialization in tax for a minimum of 3 years.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Strong organizational skills required, must be a multi-tasker. 
  • Proficient in Excel and Quickbooks.
  • Proficient with ProSystems fx tax and/or RIA Checkpoint, a plus. 
  • Knowledge of relevant tax legislation, tax planning, corporate tax and tax compliance. 
  • Should value teamwork, client service and quality in detailed work.
  • Display strong problem solving, analytical and communication skills.