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Public Accountants, or Certified Public Accountants, perform tax-related duties for clients ranging from large companies to the government to the insurance industry, or they can also be self-employed. Tasks associated with sample resumes of Public Accountants include preparing valuation services for companies and individuals to assist them in litigation, and providing monthly accounting services for over 50 companies ranging from construction to healthcare. A bachelor's degree is the minimum required education in order to become a Public Accountant, and applicants should be able to show on their resumes that they successfully completed the four-part uniform CPA examination.

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Public Accountant

Previously interned here during college and was recruited back due to excellent past record

  • Handled accounts for over thirty client; responsible for complete management of accounts
  • Managed financial operations, audit help, taxation, monthly closing of books, account reconciliation, and adjusting journal entries of clients
  • Prepared monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports summarizing business activities and financial position
  • Analyze business trends and find discrepancies to alert clients of potential problems
  • Streamlined many previous established work systems, cutting down time spent on projects from hours to minutes
  • Designed website and marketing plan for company to generate further capital
  • Trained intern with operations of Thompson Reuter Accountant Suite and Financial Statement generation
  • Worked on audits with the Wisconsin Department of Revenue including a 100% audit of a business
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting And Marketing Majors
12

Certified Public Accountant

Collaborated effectively with colleagues and clients in a fast-paced environment.

  • Demonstrated strong listening and interpersonal skills while working to fulfill client needs.
  • Prepared individual, fiduciary, partnership and corporate tax returns in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Organized and drafted monthly and quarterly compilations and special reports.
  • Prepared and monitor quarterly and annual State and Federal reporting requirements.
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Business
13

Certified Public Accountant

Primarily responsible for the production of trial balances and tax returns for corporate clients, including multi-state and local returns.

  • Assisted in the completion of tax returns for individual clients.
  • Designed spreadsheets to track progress of completion of both corporate and individual tax returns.
  • Interacted with clients on a daily basis to insure that all questions and concerns are resolved.
  • Worked with the Internal Revenue Service, as well as various state and local taxing agencies, to resolve client tax issues.
  • Performed monthly tasks for clients, including the preparation of sales tax returns, reconciliation of bank accounts, and bank statement input into Quickbooks software package.
  • Completed incorporation procedures for clients, as well as the various required registrations.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting And Finance
14

Certified Public Accountant

Board member responsible for all financial, operational, human resources, and administrative functions, while managing the strategic positioning of a diverse portfolio.

  • Developed sales and operational key performance metrics
  • Performed variance analysis to target areas for improvement
  • Reported financial results and budget variances to Board of Directors
  • Introduced annual budgets to departmental management, periodic reporting of results, and variances
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
15

Public Accountant

  • Provided monthly accounting services for over 50 Chicagoland area companies in a variety of industries ranging from construction to healthcare
  • Worked in an office environment with a small close-knit team of highly motivated individuals
  • Prepared numerous 1120, 1120S, 1065, 1040, and 1041 tax returns
  • Personally met with clients to discuss tax planning and investing strategies, bookkeeping concerns and various financial related questions
  • Worked with closely with clients to support timely and accurate completion of A/P, A/R, state sales tax returns, federal and state payroll taxes, W-2's and 1099s
  • Contributed and prepared valuation services for companies and individuals to assist in litigation
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
C
Music Business
BA
Finance And Accounting
16

Certified Public Accountant/staff Accountant

  • Prepared individual, partnership, corporation, S corporation, estate, non-profit, profit sharing plan and gift income tax forms with the assistance of ProSystems tax software
  • Directed staff accountant during review engagements, the review of client data in order to prepare financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles
  • Processed payroll, prepared reports and deposits. Created a PTO calculation and tracking spreadsheet in Excel
  • Bookkeeping, completed bank reconciliations, posted period end adjustments, and processed accounts payable
  • Processed quarterly distribution checks for a real estate investor group
  • Maintained depreciation schedule for a real estate management company with over a thousand assets. Increased the efficiency and accuracy by converting from a manual system to the Fixed Asset program which is automated
  • Assisted partners with tax planning by estimating and annualizing income and using the BNA tax program
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
AAS
Accounting
BS
Accountancy
MS
Audit And Assurance
17

CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT, SENIOR TAX ACCOUNTANT

Prepared & Reviewed Individual, Partnership, Corporate, Trust Federal & State tax returns

  • Established New Standards of a Paperless Office which Improved Productivity
  • Write-up work for various clients: industries retail, construction, agriculture, property investment and leasing companies, law firms, publications, manufacturing, transportation
  • Assist clients Developing Efficient Systems to Streamline Operations
  • Overhauled Ineffective Methods & Installed Superior Controls to maximize Client Revenue
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
MA
Accountancy Club
18

Certified Public Accountant

Supported Executive Owner and four staff members – Supervised, managed and maintained the day to day operations of a small CPA firm
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  • Integrated new software programs with existing software, work closely with IT Department
  • Prepared year-end tax documents (W-2’s, W-3’s, 1099’s and 1096) for clients in QuickBooks and 1099-ETC software and income tax returns to present to clients
  • Maintained multi Outlook calendar and client calendar database for executive owner and staff
  • Account payables, employee payroll and bank reconciliation in QuickBooks
  • Purchased, inventoried and maintained office supplies and equipment
  • Coordinated travel arrangements – lodging and transportation
  • Customer Service/Reception - Received clients, answered, screened and directed large volume of calls and processed incoming and outgoing mail and correspondence
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Business
19

Public Accountant

Prepared taxes for various partnerships and individuals

  • Compiled regulatory reports for compliance purposes
  • Obtained financial information from individuals to accurately prepare year-end taxes
  • Inspected account books or system for efficiency, effectiveness, or acceptability
  • Noted discrepancies in financial records
  • Evaluated the degree of financial risk for the client
  • Conferred with taxpayer or representative to resolve issues
Candidate Info
55
years in
workforce
36
years
at this job
BS
Accounting
MS
Microsoft Office 2012
20

Certified Public Accountant

Defined strategy and business plan for start-up business

  • Organized due diligence in preparation for purchase and sale (or division) of business unit.
  • Managed team of four professionals in a family office.
  • Member of Executive Management Team.
  • Advised business owners, primarily auto dealerships on accounting and business processes throughout the US and Puerto Rico.
  • Forensic accounting analysis for legal professionals.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
20
years
at this job
BS
Business

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