Sr. Tax Accountant--Consultant in Indianapolis, IN at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/5/2020

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Job Description

Vaco Indy has an upcoming project for a Corporate Tax Accountant with expereince filing State, Federal and Excise Tax. Our client is looking for a consultant for a long term contract assignment. The position will sit in the Indy area with initial travel to Southern Indiana to start off. All travel expenses are completely covered for the duration of the project.

Functions -

  • Assist with preparing income tax returns & filings
  • Assist with tax provisions and reporting
  • Analyze tax data and reports to ensure compliance.
  • Help with the preparation of the Company's GAAP and Statutory income tax provisions & financial statement disclosures
  • Research on Federal & State technical tax positions
  • Interact with auditors on tax related matters
  • Monitor and review federal and state tax legislation - communicate on related tax effects
  • Assist in the support and implementation of tax planning strategies
  • Tax account reconciliations
  • Assist with state and IRS tax audits & appeals
  • Involvement with other tax related projects and areas as needed

Qualifications -

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business (Accounting related)
  • Master's in Tax or CPA preferred/pursing - company will assist with employees pursing their license
  • 4+ years tax experience - some or all public tax related experience with federal & state corporate income tax related work preferred
  • Strong working knowledge of GAAP, income tax rules and regulations and tax provisions.
  • Professional oral and written communication skills
  • Strong Excel and other tax software skills
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines as needed