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Senior Tax Accountant 23280 in Chicago, IL at Baker Tilly Search & Staffing

Date Posted: 5/23/2018

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Senior Tax Accountant 23280

Due to growth, our client is looking for a Senior Tax Accountant to join their team. With a large and growing accounting and finance team, there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement within the organization.  The company boasts a team-oriented culture, great work/life balance, casual work environment and provides its’ employees with the tools and training necessary to succeed. They truly believe in promoting from within!

The Senior Tax Accountant will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:


  • The Senior Tax Accountant will perform quarterly and annual accounting for income taxes for this multi-national public company.

  • Perform tax research and analysis and assist with identifying and resolving tax questions.

  • Prepare projections of estimated income tax liabilities as required for quarterly estimated income tax payments.

  • Research and application for state and local tax incentives.

  • Assist with international tax matters including review of Forms 5471 for company’s international subsidiaries and calculation of consolidated US foreign tax credit.

  • Prepare transfer pricing documentation.

  • Assist with tax audits as needed.

  • The Senior Tax Accountant will provide tax planning support for mergers and acquisitions, and strategic tax planning initiatives.

  • Other tax related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

The Senior Tax Accountant will possess the following:


  • The Senior Tax Accountant will have 3+ years’ tax experience; public accounting and/or large corporation experience preferred.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate with all levels of the organization.

  • Strong computer skills including Excel and tax preparation software.

  • The Senior Tax Accountant will have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. MST highly desired.

  • CPA required.

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