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Staff Tax Accountants work for a variety of organizations and prepare income tax returns. Essential duties of a Staff Tax Accountant include writing financial reports, handling bookkeeping tasks, analyzing budgets, completing forms, discussing financial matters with clients, and devising tax strategies to reduce the amount of tax payments. Based on our selection of resume samples, these professionals should demonstrate accounting expertise, integrity, analytical thinking, problem-solving orientation, communication and organizational skills, and computer literacy. Eligible resumes make display of a Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or finance.

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Staff Tax Accountant

Tax Liaison and Manager working with three external tax and compliance firms, as well as external government auditors to relay information requested on a timely basis and respond to questions. Prepared written arguments for abatement of penalties assessed during audits. Accurately estimate, accrue, and approve payment of taxes and compliance assessments. Reconcile tax and regulatory accounts. Communicate tax and compliance regulations to senior management and executives

  • Revised filing process of Universal Service Fraud for federal assessments resulting in over $150,000 annual savings
  • Persevered to exonerate company from FCC Red Light Status due to debt incorrectly applied to company's account, saving over $70,000 in incorrect assessments.
  • Advocated and facilitated change in sales and use tax preparation provider, saving over $60,000 per year in professional fees.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
2

Staff Tax Accountant

Assisted with state tax audits for various jurisdictions, responsible for filing timely sales and use tax returns for all fifty states.

  • Applied tax laws according to the appropriate amendments in state tax filing procedures.
  • Communicated with various state tax officials and auditors regarding and tax preparation.
  • Prepared journal entries for electronic filing transfers and reconciled general ledger accounts.
  • Verified, allocated and posted details of business transactions to all subsidiary accounts.
  • Obtained and maintained business licenses for multi-states.
  • Conducted tax research by using online tax library.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Accounting
3

Staff Tax Accountant

Prepared form 1120, US Corporation Income Tax Return and 1120S, US Corporation Income Tax Return for an S Corporation

  • Prepared tax provision work papers under FAS 109 and FIN 48
  • Conducted tax research on various federal, state, and local tax issues
  • Produced and prepared presentations on the angel tax credit, r&d credit, and the GA film credit.
  • Promoted to head of firm recruiting for Auburn University
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Business Administration
MA
Accounting
4

Staff Tax Accountant

Preparation of federal income tax returns using ProSeries for individuals, partnerships, estates, trusts, S-corporations, and corporations

  • Prepared Forms 941, 940, and 1099s and Texas Workforce Commission reports
  • Utilized Quickbooks software for bookkeeping consist of general ledger entries, payroll, fixed assets, and financial statements
  • Researched over eight years of financial information from consolidated financial information and created Excel spreadsheet to itemize financial by individual subsidiaries
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
5

Staff Tax Accountant

Prepared sales/use tax functions, which included reporting, and remitting of returns

  • Held responsible for payments, validated check runs, and updated voided checks
  • Reconciled validated reports which identified taxes collected and paid
  • Held responsible for registering and updating licenses
  • Updated data changes and maintained accurate tax rates in the system
  • Responded to clients' questions regarding sales tax status quickly and efficiently
  • Assisted in sales/use tax audits and special projects research
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Business Administration
6

Staff Tax Accountant

Researched federal and state tax issues, including sales tax, severance tax, and tax refunds for various situations.

  • Prepared annual property information for outside tax service and maintain files for 8000 properties.
  • Filed monthly severance tax returns for the state of Louisiana and review tax returns for Texas and Wyoming
  • Assisted Revenue Accounting with processing of Louisiana's monthly tax filings and monitor status of existing properties for tax exemption incentives.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Accounting
7

Staff Tax Accountant

Prepared various Federal (1065, 1120S, 1120, 1040, 990) and related State tax returns and filings utilizing the Financial Statements upon the completion of the Audit, Review or Compilation

  • Performed debtor Audits independently in-house under the contract with the United States Department of Justice to target any potential misstatements regarding debtors assets and liabilities in their Bankruptcy petition during tax season in conjunction with tax workload and addressed questions as needed to appropriate Attorneys
  • Performed Reviews and Audits in accordance with Generally Accepted Auditing Standards and prepared related Financial Statements
  • Managed weekly schedule to meet appropriate deadlines and communicated issues as needed to appropriate Tax Manager
  • Represented the Firm to clients during tax and attest engagements
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
BA
Psychology
8

Staff Tax Accountant

Prepare corporate, partnership, and individual federal, state, and local tax returns

  • Member of the gift tax group. Specialize in preparation and filing of taxpayer and spouse Form 709
  • Work closely with tax managers and clients to resolve any questions that arise
  • Member of the learning buddy program. Oversaw the work of 3 interns and new hires, answered any questions, and assisted them in getting acclimated with the firm
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
MS
Accounting
9

Staff Tax Accountant

Assumed wide-ranging responsibilities for Corporate Tax Department.

  • Completed federal Schedule M-1 and departmental budgeted expense reports including variance analysis.
  • Administered state insurance premium tax and state income tax filings, federal forms 941/945, unclaimed property filings, and tax payments ranging $25M- $35M annually
  • Achieved compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley and conducted new tax law research and audit support
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Accountancy
MA
Master of Arts
10

Staff Tax Accountant

Compliance for sales and use tax, property tax and VAT including organizing and streamlining reporting processes as well as researching and communicating changes in filing requirements.

  • Assisted in FIN 48 project using data mining for project identification and geo data capture in addition to extracting information from Cognos and using excel for data manipulation.
  • Assisted in comprehensive reporting process for the new form 990.
  • Identified and resolved discrepancies in sales tax and in general ledger tax accounts.
  • Maintained communication and built relationships with tax manager, tax director, other internal groups and external consulting firms.
  • Daily use of RTI systems including Cognos, CostPoint and tax research software.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science

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