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CPAs, also referred to as Certified Public Accountants or Tax Accountants, assist clients with their financial and income tax statements. Skills associated with example resumes of CPAs include preparing missing information lists for fellow accountants, assisting the payroll and sales departments with tax-related inquiries, and ensuring a timely and accurate billing process in order to collect prompt payments. A bachelor's degree in accounting or a related subject is required in order to become a CPA. Applicants should also show a CPA designation on their resumes if they seek the ability to file reports with the SEC.

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Cpa/ Auditor

Conducted financial audits and agreed upon procedures for various clients, including governmental entities, banks, and private industry.

  • Trained and assisted governmental clients in establishing more effective accounting procedures in their offices.
  • Assisted governmental clients in running various reports in Local Government Accounting Software.
  • Responsible for the preparation of corporate, non-profit and partnership income tax returns.
  • Responsible for the preparation of individual income tax returns for approximately one hundred clients.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
12

Cpa

Administrative Assistant

  • Provided seasonal support to a local tax preparation business
  • Maintained files, scanned and copied documentation
  • Summarized yearly transactions in Excel as needed
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
13

CPA 2 Nutritionist

Provided nutrition assessment to low income pregnant women, infants and children up to 5 years old

  • Cooperated in the preparation and presentation of Healthy Lifestyles events
  • Educated WIC clients through participant centered groups about nutrition
  • Skilled in the distribution, return and exchange of WIC checks
  • Made daily reminder calls for missed and future appointments
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Nutrition / Dietetics
14

CPA / Consultant

Managed a highly profitable tax preparation and planning practice. Clients included individuals, partnerships, s-corporations, s-corporations, estates, trusts and non-profits.

  • Acted as an outsourced controller, CFO and accountant for several middle market businesses and not-for-profit institutions, including a 25MM revenue government contractor.
  • Oversaw a team of 4 consultants in performance of account reconciliations, consolidations and preparation of financial statements in order to prepare a 100MM (250 bed) not-for-profit hospital for an external audit.
  • Performed reviews of internal controls resulting in issuance of SSAE 16 attestation reports for a 10MM data center and a 5MM remittance processing facility.
  • Performed analysis of transaction cycles (Order to Cash, Purchase to Payables, Inventory & Production) resulting in requirements for implementation of Microsoft Dynamics - Navision ERP for a 25MM manufacturing company.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
MA
Finance
15

Registered Dietitian and CPA

Provide individulized nutrition care plans(35/week), nutrition education, diet/health assessment, and diet interventions

  • Assess need and approve Class II and Class III special formulas as requested by Medical Doctor.
  • Provide technical assistance in the art of breastfeeding promotion and support and nutrition topics
  • Increased cutomer satisfaction by 30%
  • Certify participants according to program guidelines and refer participants to other resources as needed.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Dietetics
MA
Nutrition
16

Cpa

Provide monthly compilation services to clients, including franchise restaurants and other small businesses.

  • Prepare tax returns using ProSystems and Ultra Tax software.
  • Staff accountant on external audits of municipalities and small businesses.
  • Process Accounts Payable and Payroll for clients using internally generated software.
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with clients and coworkers.
  • Generate year end information for clients including 1099s and W-2s.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
BA
Bachelor of Arts
17

Cpa

Accountant- Client Services

  • Worked as a Field Accountant to various clients and reporting directly to CEO, CFO and President/Owner
  • Well versed in all areas of accounting including budgeting, forecasting and preparing various accounting schedules
  • Handled preparation of clients' general ledger, monthly and yearly financial statements such as balance sheet, profit and loss statements and cash flow of the business
  • Reconciled bank accounts and performed year/month end closing
  • Prepared monthly financial reports and various government tax returns such as payroll and sales tax
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Accountancy
18

Cpa

Firm Administrator

  • Assisted firm's President with California Assembly audits
  • Managed firm's calendar
  • Drafted correspondence
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
AS
Electronics
19

Cpa

Full service public accounting firm offering tax, bookkeeping, financial statement preparation to small businesses
Staff Associate

  • Prepared individual and corporate income tax returns
  • Prepared corporate financial statements using QuickBooks
  • Consulted with clients on tax and accounting matters
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
20

Cpa

Maintained the front office in a highly detail oriented environment.

  • Provided excellent customer service treating account information with a high level of confidentiality.
  • Scheduled appointments, maintained calendars; screened all incoming calls; greeted and assisted clients.
  • Drafted and proofread correspondence, maintained digital and hard copy filing systems.
  • Assembled tax returns and verified completion prior to delivering to the client.
  • Processed accounts payable and accounts receivable.
  • Processed mail, (standard, certified, registered, and Fed Ex).
  • Ordered the office supplies.
  • Assisted with the property management of a professional office building and several residential rentals.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job

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