Tax Accountant

  • location: New York, NY
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $35 - $45 per hour
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job description

Tax Accountant

job summary:
Do you have 3+ years of experience preparing tax returns in a CPA firm?

A Midtown Global Accounting company with a growing client base is looking to add an experienced Tax accountant to its Finance team. This is a TEMP-DIRECT HIRE role.

 
location: New York, New York
job type: Contract
salary: $35 - 45 per hour
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 3 Years
 
responsibilities:
  • Preparation of Individual, Partnership and Corporate Income tax returns
  • Preparation of Foreign filings including FBARs, Form 1116, 5471, 5472, etc.
  • Preparation of sales tax returns for clients in various industries
  • Reviewing and responding to government notices on client's behalf
  • Prepare and analyze fixed asset and related depreciation schedules
  • Analysis of income statement and balance sheet
  • Prepare tax planning and estimates and become involved in planning for more complex clients
  • Prepare quarterly and annual tax provision calculations, assist with related disclosures, test deferred tax balances and reconcile tax filings to the tax provision.
  • Prepare research memoranda, written correspondence and guidance, and other documents for submission to the IRS or other tax authorities
 
qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance or related field
  • CPA and/or Masters in Taxation a plus
  • Minimum 2-3 years' experience preparing tax returns in a CPA firm
  • Understanding of FBAR reporting, PFIC reporting, and other foreign jurisdiction reporting a plus
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Suite
  • Knowledge of ProSystem Fx Tax, Engagement and/or Fixed a plus
  • Knowledge QuickBooks and/or Peachtree a plus
  • Must be able to supervise and train staff
  • Must be able to independently interface with clients
  • Must be able to work well under pressure and manage time efficiently
  • Bilingual in Italian, a plus
 
skills: Peachtree
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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