Senior Tax Accountant
We at Core CPAs & Advisors are looking for a teammate that can embody our core values: integrity, trust, team, excellence, service, and loyalty. Abundant growth opportunities and the chance for advancement. A thorough background check will be conducted, including and not limited to fingerprinting as part of the interview process.
As the Senior Tax Accountant, you will:
-Provide functional direction on the administration of federal, state, and local tax controls
-Perform and ensure that tax remittances are accurate and timely and in compliance with federal, state, and local tax laws and requirements
-Provide a thorough knowledge of interpreting and applying tax laws and regulations impacting the company
-Provide recommendations and do the application of tax laws that have a major financial impact on the company
-Highly influential in determining ongoing tax updates and legislation changes as it relates to the company
-Provide guidance on tax updates and legislation changes as they relate to the policies of the company
-Review the work of others in a timely manner and ensure compliance with federal, state, and local tax laws and requirements
-Keep up to date with regulatory changes and case law that have a direct impact on tax clients
-Perform tax research as needed and be able to communicate routine and more complex tax issues to clients.
-Responsible for reviewing Level 1 (1040) and Level 2 (1120/1120s/1065)
-Accountable for preparing Level 3 returns (990/1041/760)
-Liable for level 1 audit representation
-Lead, manage, and be accountable for staff-level training
-Client meetings and briefings
-Providing customer experience and team building
-Understanding of business entities and structures, as well as trusts and estates.
-Bachelor’s degree required
-Masters in taxation is preferred
-CPA or EA License is preferred
-2+ years of relevant experience in a public accounting practice
-2+ years of complex corporate, partnership, and individual tax returns
-Significant experience with complex corporate, partnership, and individual tax returns. Including the preparation of specialized partnership allocation and multi-state filings.
-Substantial experience with tax planning and long-term tax structuring
-Experience in setting-up 1031 exchanges and 754 adjustments
-Experience with year-end estate and trust work is a plus
-Proficient with QuickBooks
-Experience or comparable experience with Lacerte, Smart Vault, CCH is a plus
-Ability to research tax issues and resolve them independently
-Strong organizational and communication skills, and the ability to articulate to clients
-Able to work in a fast-paced environment with project deadlines and the ability to multitask
-Authorized to work in the US
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. Individuals may need to sit or stand as needed. May require walking primarily on a level surface for periodic periods throughout the day. Reaching above shoulder height, below the waist, or lifting as required to file documents or stored materials throughout the workday. Proper lifting techniques are required. This may include lifting 25 pounds for files, computer printouts, and paper on occasion.
Salary, Hours & Location
-40 hours per week, 4 ten-hour days
-Exempt salary of $70,000 to $90,000
-In-person, Tustin, CA
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