Staff Tax Accountant

Position Details

We are looking for a tax associate that has obtained or is working toward their CPA license. Our firm serves clients throughout the metro Atlanta area. We offer a competitive compensation package for the right person. Effective communication and people skills are needed.

Responsibilities:

  • Gain experience in the preparation and review of a variety of tax returns, including individual, partnership, corporate, trust, estate, and not-for-profit annual reporting
  • Assist with resolution of Federal and State notices via written communication and phone conference
  • Learn to identify and communicate tax and accounting issues to staff, management, and partners
  • Gain experience in the preparation and review of income tax projections for corporate clients and obtain an understanding of the impact to owners
  • Research tax issues and legislation and exercise professional judgment with respect to issue identification and solutions
  • Identify area of specialization and continuously refine skills, knowledge, and expertise

Applicants must be willing to work more than 40 hours per week during the months of January through April.

Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years of experience working for or interning with a public accounting firm
  • Advanced writing and communication skills along with strong organizational skills are needed for this position
  • UltraTax and Thomson CS Professional Suite or CCH knowledge is a plus
  • Experience serving clients in construction, real estate, and manufacturing is beneficial
  • Masters of Tax Degree is a plus but is not required

Compensation commensurate with experience.

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