Senior Tax Accountant- Remote

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  • Location:

    Atlanta , United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Consultant:

    Steve Whiting

Our client is a leading professional services organization that has recently completed a major acquisition and they wish to hire a REMOTE Senior Tax Accountant to join their taxation team.

Essential daily duties will include:-

  • Prepare income tax returns (1120, 1120S, 1065, 1040) for manager review
  • Recommend and implement effective tax planning strategies
  • Prepare quarterly estimated taxes, safe harbor calculations
  • Work with team members and clients on preparing year-end/special payroll for client businesses
  • Maintain and update annually fixed asset list in tax software
  • Identify and communicate sales and use tax issues as encountered
  • Prepare Journal Entries for depreciation, amortization, and other tax M-1 entries as required
  • Extract Financial Statements from Xero and analyze them to prepare accurate tax returns
  • Review client data, identify and report potential bookkeeping problems, make corrections by Journal Entry as needed  to client books, as needed
  • Communicate and build relationships with clients

Job Requirements:-

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 2-4 years of RECENT public accounting experience; demonstrated experience of managing multiple clients.
  • Proficient with CCH Axcess or other similar tax preparation software
  • Tech-savvy and proficient in cloud accounting technology: Xero, QBO, Slack, Zoom and Excel
  • Strong analytical skills – see the big picture, how things relate to and affect one another, within the client’s books, as well as business
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work, in a remote team organization
  • Manage tasks and deadlines effectively
  • International tax experience a plus!
  • Ability to learn in a fast-paced environment
  • Dedicated work space in your home