Employee Status: Regular
Schedule: Full-time
Travel: No
Primary Location: Sacramento

 

Description

We are seeking a Sr. Associate to join our tax department. This individual should be a CPA or CPA candidate, with 2 to 5 years of experience in public accounting, specifically taxation. We are seeking someone with excellent analytical, organizational, and project management skills.

 

Responsibilities

  • Assist managers and partners with tax services including planning, research, and compliance
  • Prepare income tax returns for various entities and individuals.
  • Demonstrate ability to apply advanced tax and accounting concepts when providing tax planning or tax preparation services.
  • Recognize potential problem areas in projects/returns and discuss with appropriate team members.
  • Interact with clients on tax return information, deadlines, and other compliance matters.
  • Look for opportunities to provide additional services to clients
  • Prepare correspondence with IRS and state tax authorities
  • Develop and expand technical capabilities which require special training, experience, or knowledge.
  • Demonstrate a general understanding of the client’s business to identify relevant tax issues.
  • Suggests client tax planning ideas to manager or partner

 

Qualifications

  • CPA or CPA candidate with 2-5 years of experience in public accounting
  • Bachelor degree in accounting required. M.S.,Taxation a plus
  • Must possess technical tax knowledge related to: C Corporations, S Corporations, Partnerships, Individuals, accounting methods, property transactions and tax research
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships.
  • Provides superior customer service.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Must possess excellent project management and analytical skills