Job Description

 


Our Las Vegas Client is looking for a Senior Tax Accountant:

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
  • All parts of the CPA exam completed.
  • 4-5 years of recent tax accounting experience with a CPA firm.
  • Experience in planning, preparation and review of complex tax returns for closely-held corporations, pass-through entities, individuals and trusts.

 

PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCE AND TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Exhibits a desire to understand business transactions and related issues.
  • Exhibits an understanding of company’s business objectives and performs general tax research with a view for alternatives to satisfy those objectives.
  • Works effectively with associates and superiors in understanding and analyzing business transactions.
  • Prepares clear and concise workpapers with definitive conclusions.
  • Prepares meaningful and well-written recommendations for improved accounting processes.
  • Effectively applies computer software and information technology tools.
  • Demonstrates understanding of fundamental principles of tax law with the ability to identify issues.
  • Exhibits understanding of the levels of tax authority, legal precedents, rulings, and regulations.
  • Effectively applies tax knowledge to preparation of complex business, individual and trust income tax returns.
  • Stays current on tax law and relevant financial accounting pronouncements.
  • Ability to effectively gather data from financial statement workpapers, and third party sources.
  • Prepares income tax returns on a timely and efficient basis.
  • Prepares complete and organized tax return workpaper file including appropriate supporting documentation.
  • Ability to review individual and business tax returns while providing guidance and supervision to other staff.
  • Effectively utilizes computerized income tax research programs.
  • Can be relied upon to resolve open items and identify major issues encountered on assigned engagements.
  • Works independently and shows initiative.

 

TAX DEPARTMENT MANAGEMENT

  • Demonstrates commitment to the company’s core value of producing quality work.
  • Develops positive working relationships with accounting and finance staff.
  • Develops a deep understanding of the company’s business.
  • Anticipates problems and issues, and keeps the in-charge/manager informed of project status.
  • Complies with company and tax department policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrates the ability to direct and control concurrent assignments to successful completion.

 

Application Instructions

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