Smith Arnold Partners
A small public accounting firm is seeking an intelligent, well-focused and client-oriented accounting professional. This practice handles tax, accounting, audit, and consulting.
You will work directly with Managers and Partners. They will help you grow and develop your career through work groups and mentoring across peers and managers. You will prepare and review all types of tax, compilations, reviews & audits; business valuations; litigation support; forecasts and budgeting, and creative proactive business planning.
Title: Tax Accountant
Location: Katonah, NY
Salary: $70,000, DOE
Prepare and review high net worth individual tax returns, corporate, and partnership
Identify potential tax issues and prepare tax adjusting entries and tax trial balances based on audited or client provided trial balances;
Research filing requirements and tax issues using internal revenue code, treasury regulations and other relevant authorities/guidance
Manage daily client workflow and multiple client projects at any given time; and draft tax technical memorandums
Manage a variety of clients’ bookkeeping needs including general data entry, bill payment, invoicing, bank reconciliations, budgeting, general ledger review, month/year end closing entries, inter-company reconciliations, etc.
Review and manage bookkeeping obligations to ensure tasks are completed timely and accurately
Review clients’ general ledgers for year-end in order to close out financials and prepare tax return
Maintain good working relationships with clients to enhance client satisfaction and work with management and staff at all levels to perform tax services.
BS/BA Accounting – CPA designation
3-5 years of public tax experience
Experience with 1120, 1065, 1120-S preferred
Exceptional client service and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to develop and maintain outstanding client relationships
Proven technical skills with MS Office to include Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook
Competence with tax compliance and research software to include Go Systems Prosystems CCH