A financial services firm is looking to boost the support in its accounting department at their NYC office by adding a Tax Accountant to their staff. The professional in this position will be responsible for the preparation of client tax returns and will work closely with the full-time partners, managers and staff.
Financial Services Firm
The Tax Accountant is responsible for:
Preparing individual, partnership, corporate and estate and trust income tax returns utilizing information provided by clients, reviewing and inputting into tax preparation software
Securing all information required to prepare a complete and accurate tax return in accordance with firm policies
Adhering to the firm's written tax practice standards and the firm's 1040 Procedure Manual
Referring complex tax issues to supervisor or manager for advice and counsel
Providing federal and state income tax preparation services for clients of the firm during the traditional tax season
Providing a high level of customer service that continues to contribute toward the client's retention
Maintaining confidentiality of client files
3+ years of experience in professional income tax preparation in private practice
Current with continuing education in the tax field
Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
Knowledge of tax software: CCH, ProFx, FASTTAX, Corptax.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills in a professional business environment
Strong attention to detail/accuracy
Strong organization skills
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