Manager/Senior Manager (National Tax Services) - R&D


Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 territories, with over 33,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.4 billion.


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  • Manage research and development (R&D) tax credit studies including client interviews, reviewing client data, developing client- and industry-specific tools and templates and preparing technical reports
  • Consult on various accounting method changes including inventory and revenue and expense recognition as well as DPAD and transaction costs analyses
  • Research and draft technical memoranda related to R&D/accounting methodmatters
  • Provide audit defense assistance for clients being audited by the IRS or state taxing authorities
  • Participate in new business development activities
  • Train and mentor  staff and interns


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Computer Science, Engineering or related field
  • 5+ years of work experience in R&D  and/or accounting methods
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, critical thinking and decision making skills
  • Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Passion for finding creative and efficient solutions to analytical problems
  • Leadership and supervisory skills
  • Willingness to travel to client locations and various Baker Tilly office locations

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