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Senior Tax Accountant 24953 in Greater Milwaukee Area at Baker Tilly Search & Staffing

Date Posted: 6/23/2018

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Senior Tax Accountant 24953



Our client is currently looking for a Senior Tax Accountant to join their team. The company boasts a team-oriented culture, great work/life balance and provides its’ employees with excellent benefits, and equips them with the tools and training necessary to succeed. This is the perfect opportunity to grow within a CPA firm.



The Senior Tax Accountant will be responsible for preparing many individual and small business returns.  There will also be the opportunity to work on benefit funds, estates, trusts, gift tax and exempt organizations engagements.



  • The Senior Tax Accountant will efficiently perform research on client tax issues as well as keep abreast of ongoing and new tax legislation.

  • Responsible for managing the tax reporting, tax planning, and compliance function. Oversee completion of client returns.

  • Opportunities to work in estate planning, business succession planning and budgeting.

  • Familiar with regulations at the federal, state and local level.

  • Manage the tax staff and report to top management.

  • The Senior Tax Accountant will prepare written correspondence, apply for private letter rulings and manage documents for submission to IRS and State tax agencies.

Job Requirements

The Senior Tax Accountant will possess the following:



EXPERIENCE REQUIRED


  • The Senior Tax Accountant will have 5+ years’ public accounting tax experience.

  • Experience preparing individual, business, benefit fund, estates, trusts, gift tax and exempt organizations.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong computer skills including Excel and tax preparation software.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting; MBT a plus.

  • CPA and/or EA certification required.



Equal Opportunity Employer