Tax Associate in Brentwood, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Brentwood, TN
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    11/17/2020
  • Job ID:
    TAXAS83404

Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION Tax Associate POSITION SUMMARY The Tax Associate reports to the Tax Manager and works closely with the other Tax Associates in the department. The position is responsible for the preparation and review of tax returns, including ensuring all federal and state income tax returns are prepared timely and accurately and in compliance with applicable laws. The position is also responsible for 1099 year-end tax information reporting. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES * Tax return preparation: Prepare corporate, partnership and sales/miscellaneous tax returns, including preparation of work papers and lead sheets; preparation of tax projections and related estimated payments * Stay current on latest tax law changes. Take advantage of continuing education opportunities. * Assist with general administrative functions of the Tax Department. * Assist with other Corporate accounting projects as needed. * Special projects, as necessary. COMPETENCIES REQUIRED * Minimum 1+ years' experience in tax preparation. * Excellent knowledge of federal and state tax laws and regulations. * Strong knowledge of Excel, Word * Strong written and verbal communication skills. Must be able to communicate clearly and concisely with senior management* Strong reconciliation and analysis skills. * Must be a team player PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS * Responsive to needs of colleagues * Ability to prioritize and multi-task. * Meticulous attention to detail. Must be thorough and accurate. * High integrity with a strong work ethic. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS * Bachelors' degree required. *CPA not required but it would be expected that they are working towards this goal.

Job Requirements

OB DESCRIPTION Tax Associate POSITION SUMMARY The Tax Associate reports to the Tax Manager and works closely with the other Tax Associates in the department. The position is responsible for the preparation and review of tax returns, including ensuring all federal and state income tax returns are prepared timely and accurately and in compliance with applicable laws. The position is also responsible for 1099 year-end tax information reporting. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES * Tax return preparation: Prepare corporate, partnership and sales/miscellaneous tax returns, including preparation of work papers and lead sheets; preparation of tax projections and related estimated payments * Stay current on latest tax law changes. Take advantage of continuing education opportunities. * Assist with general administrative functions of the Tax Department. * Assist with other Corporate accounting projects as needed. * Special projects, as necessary. COMPETENCIES REQUIRED * Minimum 1+ years’ experience in tax preparation. * Excellent knowledge of federal and state tax laws and regulations. * Strong knowledge of Excel, Word * Strong written and verbal communication skills. Must be able to communicate clearly and concisely with senior management* Strong reconciliation and analysis skills. * Must be a team player PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS * Responsive to needs of colleagues * Ability to prioritize and multi-task. * Meticulous attention to detail. Must be thorough and accurate. * High integrity with a strong work ethic. EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS * Bachelors’ degree required. *CPA not required but it would be expected that they are working towards this goal.