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Tax Attorneys advise their clients on issues such as tax laws, properties, income and federal taxes. These professionals need to ensure data confidentiality and assess intricate tax issues. The skillset that needs to be outlined in a Tax Attorney resume sample includes both legal and financial knowledge, being able to operate with accounting principles, excellent communication skills and integrity. Tax Attorney resumes need to showcase in their resumes at least an accounting degree and other certifications demonstrating hybrid advanced training.

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Tax Attorney, Equity Law Firm Partner

Assessed client's tax situation and negotiated on clients behalf with the Internal Revenue Service of Russia

  • Provided expert advice to clients regarding new/ updated local and federal tax laws that affect their business
  • Served as client's representative in courts of law and administrative hearings
  • Conducted various tax basis calculations as well as undertakes tax related studies
  • Expertly managed tax research and tax analysis projects in accordance with local and federal law taxation
  • Instrumental in maintaining tax records and keep up with all the tax filing deadlines for the client
  • Determined staffing requirements: hired and trained five new employees to develop their competencies and achieve their maximum performance level
  • Worked collaboratively with two partners in 2003 right after the major change in Russian Tax System
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
MA
Master of Arts
MA
Accounting
2

Tax Attorney - Partner

Represented clients in court tax trials and administrative hearings. Corporate and Partnership taxation.

  • Executed petitions for a writ of mandamus and appeals in tax litigation (Federal and state courts).
  • Managed tax disputes for clients throughout Brazil, focusing on the South and Southeast of Brazil.
  • Conducted studies and provided legal orientation in specific fiscal cases, e.g., corporate and partnership taxation.
  • Provided legal counseling in Accounting Audit.
  • Managed team of 4 lawyers, 3 paralegal and 2 trainees.
  • Analyzed the impact of various individual and corporate tax planning mechanisms.
  • Wrote commercial contracts, creation of partnerships and incorporations, M&A transaction.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
JD
Juris Doctor
Law
Wealth / Estate Planning
3

Tax Attorney

Responsible for tax issues related to Vanguard's offshore investment funds and foreign entities, such as portfolio management and product development of funds, ETFs, and tax transparent vehicles.

  • Developed strategic transitions to reduce investors' tax liabilities resulting in tax savings of over $20 million.
  • Lead advisement of a global project to implement the legal requirements of the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act across the company to ensure compliance and readiness.
  • Presented as the tax expert at an internal seminar on the regulatory and tax environment.
  • Recommended tax positions for the funds and corporate entities to support Vanguard's competitive advantage.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
LLM
Taxation
JD
Juris Doctor
4

Senior Tax Attorney

Developed and implemented tax plans to acquire and integrate 10-15 companies annually with a combined value of $ 4B

  • Identified, developed, implemented and monitored planning strategies for many foreign operations, including debt restructurings and profit repatriations
  • Assisted with US GAAP reporting relating to international transactions and foreign operations
  • Advised and counseled corporate executives on business & tax implications of integrating companies
  • Performed due diligence for acquisitions and assist with the valuations of acquired companies
  • Drafted & interpreted contractual terms for business combinations & dispositions
  • Handled tax compliance matters, including the coordination of US and Foreign tax returns, disclosures, plans of liquidation, statutory filings, 338 and check-the-box elections, forms 1118 and 5471s for acquired companies
  • Supported tax audits of acquired companies
  • Performed Sub-Part F and Earnings & Profits analyses
  • Assisted with SOX reporting and testing
  • Managed a staff of 2 supplemental employees and directed local tax teams on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and restructurings
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
JD
Juris Doctor
5

Tax Attorney/ Consultant

Wrote articles of incorporation and bylaws creating not-for-profit clients locally and nationally.

  • Advised C-corps, LLCs, LLPs, and sole proprietors regarding tax consequences of business ventures including mergers and acquisitions.
  • Advised entity clients regarding executive compensation, 401(k) plans, and other aspects of ERISA law.
  • Completed tax returns for entity clients including Form 990 for non-profit clients.
  • Advised multinational clients regarding strategic international debt relocation.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
English Literature
LLM
Taxation
MA
English Literature
6

Tax Attorney/manager

  • Leader of the Financial Services practice in Minnesota.
  • Identified and implemented tax saving opportunities for large corporations.
  • Researched, analyzed, and documented the accounting and tax impact of various
  • Managed, defended and resolved tax controversies at both the audit and appeal stages.
  • Identified, prepared, and defended tax refund claims and obtained tax refunds/assessment
  • Successfully filed and defended tax refund claims in Iowa which resulted in an Iowa law
  • Advised large bankruptcy estate on all state tax issues, including the review and signing of final two years of state tax returns.
  • Managed several projects simultaneously as well as other members of the local
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Marketing
JD
Juris Doctor
7

Accountant, Senior Tax Accountant, Tax Attorney

Wrote briefs to support and to explain companies' position on tax matters

  • Prepared and reviewed financial statements for companies within the group and consolidated financial statements for the group.
  • Prepared and reviewed state and federal tax returns for company and its subsidiaries.
  • Prepared and reviewed state and federal tax returns for corporate executives.
  • Reviewed and supervised preparation of various accounting reports.
  • Reviewed and supervised filings of various state and federal reports.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
JD
Juris Doctor
MBA
Accounting And Intl
8

Legal Assistant to Tax Attorney

  • Assisted former U.S. assistant attorney general in defense of several hundred clients.
  • Managed intake of new clients, maintained client case files and database, and responded promptly to information and action requests from clients and government agents.
  • Edited attorney's correspondence and legal filings, and conducted case research.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
History & African-american Studies
MS
International Affairs
9

Legal Secretary to Estate Planning, Probate, Tax Attorney

  • Transcribed pleadings and discovery, correspondence, memos, tables and other documents
  • Entered attorney time and prepared invoices to clients
  • Calendared court dates, organized client files, performed light bookkeeping and answered phones
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Arts
10

Tax Attorney

  • Represented Fortune 500 corporations, individuals and foreign clients
  • Tax compliance, tax research, FIRPTA, and pension work
  • Negotiated with the IRS on behalf of corporate and individual clients
  • Managed audit of bond funds, and compliance for major brokerage firms
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
JD
Juris Doctor

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