Tax Accountant - USA

7 days ago

Creative Financial Staffing

About the Company:

  • Do you really love working for a CPA firm, but need a little more WORK / LIFE balance

  • This position could be a Staff or Senior level

  • The CPA Firm works with small and large nonprofit organizations including high net wealth individuals, schools, foundations, museums, agencies, small businesses and much more.

  • Tax Team: 7 and adding the 8 th !

Perks of the Tax Accountant role?

  • The office is very casual and the hours are flexible (schedules 7 to 3; 10 to 6, Hybrid available too).

  • They offer paid overtime, but cannot guarantee more than a 40 hour work week

  • Laid-back and collaborative environment.

  • Looking for future managers and partners!

  • 3 weeks' vacation plus sick days

Overview of the Tax Accountant role:

  • To prepare annual Federal and state returns for public charities and private foundations, some of which may require bookkeeping.

  • Work with a team to help manage client engagements from start to finish, including planning, executing, and completing tax projects while effectively controlling time and expenses

  • Prepare federal and state returns for exempt organizations, including summarization of financial information

Preferred Qualifications for the Tax Accountant:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting

  • CPA certificate or intent to seek certificate

  • 2 - 7 years of experience in public accounting tax practice preparing tax returns - Forms 1040, 1041, 1120, 1065, 990 and other tax returns

  • Ability to organize work and projects, prioritize and meet deadlines

  • Ability to analyze financial information, to interpret tax rules, and to work efficiently

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Proficiency with tax preparation and research software, Go Systems, Lacerte, and RIA Checkpoint preferred

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and Adobe Acrobat