Tax Associate in Orlando, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/10/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    7/10/2019
  • Job ID:
    TAXAS27599

Job Description

Tax Associates: let Vaco advocate for you and you'll have an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job. We have an immediate opening for Tax Associates in the Orlando area. Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco promote your strengths to the hiring manager while preparing you for their specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market-keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture and growth opportunities. If you're an experienced Administrative Assistant and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

We are looking for a detail-oriented Tax Associate to consult with clients and provide tax preparation services. The Tax Associate will report to a Senior Tax Professional. The Tax Associate's responsibilities include interacting with clients, obtaining and reviewing tax information, preparing tax returns, and performing tax research projects.

To be successful as a Tax Associate you should be able to ensure your clients comply with IRS regulations and work to minimize their tax liabilities.

Tax Associate Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring clients comply with IRS regulations and meet their state and federal tax obligations.
  • Analyzing and minimizing tax liabilities by implementing tax reduction strategies.
  • Reviewing financial records, income statements, and expenditures.
  • Preparing and filing tax returns and work papers for companies, partnerships, and individuals.
  • Researching tax issues and assisting with tax audits.
  • Consulting with clients, reviewing their tax information, and responding to questions and concerns.
  • Advising clients on employee health care benefits, compensation, and accounting systems.
  • Maintaining accurate and up-to-date client records.

Tax Associate Requirements:

  • Degree in taxation or accounting required.
  • CPA certification may be required.
  • 1+ years of tax preparation experience.
  • Experience using tax preparation software and applications.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage time efficiently.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent accounting skills.
  • Good customer service skills.

Preferred Requirements

PeopleSoft Accounting Platform

Experience

Capable of maintaining a diverse workload while meeting internal and external filing deadlines

Must be flexible during peak seasons

Tax associates interview clients regarding income and expenses, and review income statements, expenditure documentation and other financial records

They seek to keep clients' tax liability to a minimum through the use of appropriate adjustments and deductions