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Senior Tax Accountant in Greater Minneapolis/St. Paul at Baker Tilly Search & Staffing

Date Posted: 2/6/2018

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Senior Tax Accountant


Our client is currently 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 department.  The company boasts a team-oriented culture, great work/life balance and provides its’ employees with excellent benefits, great amenities and equips them with the tools and training necessary to succeed.


The Senior Tax Accountant will report to the International Tax Manager at the corporate headquarters and be responsible for a blend of income tax compliance and project and planning work.  Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • The Senior Tax Accountant will prepare and review US reporting documents for international operations.
  • Support for restructuring, tax minimization projects, acquisitions and dispositions.
  • Calculate quarterly income tax estimates and quarterly/yearly tax provision of international US tax consequences.
  • Assist with foreign tax credit, including identification of foreign source income and calculation of expense allocations.
  • Monitor and support income tax audits outside the US, including assisting global tax accounting with ASC 740 positions.
  • Prepare responses to information document requests for US IRS income tax audits.
  • The Senior Tax Accountant will prepare documentation, research issues and gather data for tax audits.
  • Assist with earnings and profits and tax pool tracking for dividend planning.
  • The Senior Tax Accountant will perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

The Senior Tax Accountant will possess the following:


EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

  • The Senior Tax Accountant will have 3+ years’ international tax experience, public accounting experience strongly preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills including Excel and tax preparation software.
  • The Senior Tax Accountant will have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting; Master’s degree in Taxation a plus.  
  • CPA or working towards CPA preferred. 

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