Tax Accountant

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Tax Accountant Job Description

Job Title: Tax Accountant


Location: [Insert Location]


Job Type: Full-time


Reports to: [Insert Tax Manager or Director of Taxation]


Salary: [Insert Salary Range]


Job Overview:

The Tax Accountant will be responsible for preparing and filing tax returns for individuals and businesses, as well as providing tax advice and planning services. This position will work closely with other members of the tax team to ensure compliance with tax laws and regulations and to identify opportunities for tax savings. The Tax Accountant will also be responsible for staying up-to-date on changes to tax laws and regulations and communicating these changes to clients.



• Prepare and file tax returns for individuals and businesses, including federal, state, and local taxes

• Provide tax advice and planning services to clients

• Research and interpret tax laws and regulations to ensure compliance and identify opportunities for tax savings

• Assist with tax audits and other tax-related matters

• Build and maintain relationships with clients and other stakeholders

• Stay up-to-date on changes to tax laws and regulations and communicate these changes to clients

• Assist with special projects and other accounting-related tasks as assigned



• Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or a related field

• CPA or other relevant certification preferred

• Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in tax accounting or a related field

• Strong knowledge of tax laws and regulations

• Proficiency in tax preparation software, such as Lacerte or ProSeries

• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

• Strong organizational and time management skills

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

• Ability to work independently and in a team environment

• Ability to maintain confidentiality and handle sensitive information