Individual Tax Accountant in Carmel, IN at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/22/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Carmel, IN
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  • Experience:
    5 to 8 years
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Job Description

Vaco has an upcoming project with a client who will need someone to help with individual tax.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Process interim and annual compilations and preparation of financial statements (including full disclosure statements)
  • Assist with supervision of projects as needed
  • Review accounting and tax projects as required
  • Review business and individual tax returns prepared by other team members and provide feedback accordingly
  • Prepare individual and business returns
  • Tax planning for individuals and businesses
  • Research more complex accounting and tax issues as required
  • Consult with clients as needed
  • Manage and review payroll and sales tax reports
  • Research and resolve IRS notices
  • Mentor and train other staff members by providing guidance and serving as a professional role model
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, after hours and/or weekends as needed to meet business demands
  • Have open communication with the clients and the team

Technical Skills

  • Sound understanding of accounting concepts and theory
  • Advanced knowledge of tax laws
  • Able to read and understand technical forms and financial reports
  • Proficiency with research tools
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills; able to manage priorities and workflow


  • Bachelors degree (BA/BS) in accounting
  • 5+ years recent work experience preparing tax returns with exposure to various responsibilities in public accounting
  • Be proficient in Excel
  • CPA License is preferred