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Tax Managers handle a company's taxation issues and make sure the lowest possible amount of taxes is paid without breaking fiscal laws. The average sample resume for Tax Manager lists duties such as filling tax returns, nurturing client relationships, preparing various documents that will be submitted to tax authorities, supervising taxation departments staff, and helping with the completion of production goals. Employers select resumes highlighting supervisory skills, excellent accounting and analytical skills, computer proficiency, attention to details and communication. The minimum education requirement is holding a Bachelor's Degree in accounting or finance.

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Tax Manager

Managed the tax affairs for CGI to ensure compliance with all federal, state, local and foreign tax regulations.

  • Managed and reviewed the preparation of the US consolidated and non-European income tax returns, US sales & use, personal property, and annual report returns.
  • Supervised and trained a staff of six tax accountants.
  • Instrumental in settling a personal property tax litigation matter against a local government agency which resulted in the corporation recovering $1.2 million in overpayments.
  • Managed and implemented an international subsidiary conversion that generated a tax benefit of $5.2 million.
  • Major contributor to the successful settlement of an IRS examination covering eight tax years which dealt with revenue recognition and research and development issues.
  • Successfully defended tax positions taken with various state and local taxing agencies saving thousands of dollars.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
2

Tax Manager

Managed the tax compliance function for Kerr McGee's three largest domestic oil and gas subsidiaries compromising approximately $15 billion in value. These subsidiaries operated in the Gulf of Mexico, U.S. mid-continent and Rocky Mountain areas.

  • Implemented tax basis balance sheets for the HS Resources entities subsequent to being acquired by Kerr-McGee Corporation.
  • Researched and responded to corporate tax personnel on detailed questions regarding FAS 109 and FIN 48 issues.
  • Reviewed state tax filings for 15 assigned states.
  • Supervised a staff of 3 full-time employees and 4 contract employees.
  • Implemented severance tax savings totaling $4 million.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
MA
Tax Specialty
3

Tax Manager

Filed all sales, fuel, property, and income taxes

  • Saved TFI 30K annually by taking ownership of property tax filings from Ad Valorem
  • Researched TFI's fuel purchases and discovered state and federal excise refund opportunities for 20% of fuel placed into TFI's PTO vehicles. (In process)
  • Supported all sales and use tax research for TFI's fleet.
  • Streamlined exemption certificate process by consolidating all exemption files into one centralized location for staff to access.
  • Managed all annual reports and business licenses.
Candidate Info
54
years in
workforce
41
years
at this job
BS
Computer Information Systems
4

Tax Manager

Tax Manager (initiated tax function, analyzed monthly financial statements for trends, projected cash flow)

  • Planned and implemented a system to collect documentation for R&D credits of $200,000 annually.
  • Initiated property tax filing position that saved $50,000 in interest and penalties.
  • Initiated study for classification as international data provider to qualify for exclusion of foreign revenues.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MA
Taxation
5

Senior Property Tax Manager

Prosecuted corporate Real and Personal Property Assessment Appeals, approved tangible property renditions and conducted audit defense for Aeronautics, Information Systems & Global Solutions, Missiles and Fire Control, Mission Systems and Training, and Space Systems business segments.

  • Established the Property Tax component in 2011 as an element of the State and Local Tax Staff of the Corporate Tax Department.
  • Achieved $259M Assessment Reductions and $4M Tax Savings.
  • Reviewed 500+ properties for appeals & conducted all Personal Property Audits.
  • Corporate expert on international property tax research and advice.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
MBA
Master of Business Administration
National Security & Joint Maritime Operatons
6

Tax Manager

Filed all sales, fuel, property, and income taxes.

  • Saved TFI 30K annually by taking ownership of property tax filings from Ad Valorem.
  • Researched TFI's fuel purchases and discovered state and federal excise refund opportunities for 20% of fuel placed into TFI's PTO vehicles.
  • Supported all sales and use tax research for TFI's fleet.
  • Streamlined exemption certificate process by consolidating all exemption files into one centralized location for staff to access.
  • Managed all annual reports and business licenses.
Candidate Info
50
years in
workforce
41
years
at this job
BS
Computer Information Systems
MA
Accounting
7

Tax Manager

Responsible for the entire tax function for a public traded multi-national corporation. Ensured the timely and accurate filing for all federal and state returns, and international reporting in US for 10-15 legal entities in US and operations in Italy, China, Canada and India. Federal, State and International tax planning.

  • Conducted self audit for sales and use tax for new facility which resulted in savings of 150K.
  • Proposed change in reporting for Delaware Corporation which resulted in annual savings of 125K in state taxes.
  • Developed foreign reporting package to streamline communications.
  • Successfully defended company position in Indiana to reverse $600K assessment on audit.
  • Assisted Italian subsidiary with local tax audit with Italian authorities.
  • Initial set-up of department as function was previously handled externally.
Candidate Info
99
years in
workforce
47
years
at this job
BS
Accountancy
8

Tax Manager

Supervised and trained 10 staff by managing the completion of tasks and utilizing team building skills

  • Adept in the preparation and review of Federal and multi-state tax returns
  • Proficient with Alternative Minimum Tax regulations and stock options
  • Prepared financial projections for the computation of estimated tax liabilities
  • Designed and implemented data gathering spreadsheets to allow for increased efficiency in tax return turn-around time
  • Performed tax and financial planning for clients with net worth in excess of $5 million
  • Liaison between client and governmental agencies
  • Initiated affiliations with the Better Business Bureau and the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Intl Economics & Marketing
9

Tax Manager

Assisted in the preparation and review of FAS109 calculations. This included reconciling tax accounts on the income statement and balance sheet and preparing tax provision entries.

  • Interviewed, coached and supervised 2 staff accountants.
  • Reviewed federal, state and local income and franchise tax returns.
  • Assisted in the successful abatement of a $500K penalty from the state of Massachusetts in 2004.
  • Partnered with operations and strategic planning groups in the development, review and modification of yearly tax financial forecasts.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
10

Tax Manager

Member of Executive Financial Counseling group with responsibilities for preparing comprehensive financial plans for top-level executives and high-net worth individuals.

  • Conducted individual client counseling sessions to discuss results of analyses and coordinated the various strategies to assist clients in achieving goals.
  • Provided transitional counseling services to corporate executives during one-on-one planning sessions.
  • Prepared and delivered personal financial planning seminars both individually or assisted delivery of presentations with Partners and Sr. Manager.
  • Prepared and presented annual individual tax-law update to local tax offices.
  • Managed over 150 individual, trust and S-corporation tax returns and gift and estate tax returns during tax season.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
MA
Master of Arts

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