Tax Manager - Corporate

Overview

Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a leading advisory, tax and assurance firm whose specialized professionals guide clients through an ever-changing business world, helping them win now and anticipate tomorrow. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly, and its affiliated entities, have operations in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 145 territories, with 34,700 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.6 billion. Visit bakertilly.com or join the conversation on LinkedInFacebook and Twitter.

 

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Responsibilities

  • Perform technical review of all tax documents
  • Provide comprehensive tax planning and structuring consultations
  • Responsible for budgeted engagement hours and deadline
  • Validate that the book numbers tie to the financial statements and taxable income is correct
  • Identify and execute value added tax projects in a wide variety of industries and jurisdictions
  • Assist multiple client service teams on multiple engagements
  • Communicate and interface with clients
  • Provide main source of communication with clients and build meaningful relationships
  • Inspire and mentor staff and senior associates to enable them to reach their maximum potential
  • Represent the firm in community activities and professional associations

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be authorized to work in the United States without future sponsorship
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Active CPA license
  • 5+ years of Public Accounting experience in demonstrating a progression in complexity , scope, and number of tax engagements completed simultaneously or a combination of family office and (3 years minimum) public accounting experience
  • Concentrated experience with trust, estate, gift, complex individual investment partnerships and state tax returns
  • Proficient experience with S-Corp income taxation and tax-exempt organizations
  • Ability to research and effectively communicate findings regarding complex tax matters
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (public speaking skills a plus)
  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical and problem-solving ability
  • Must be highly organized and capable of managing multiple tasks in a complex, dynamic environment
  • Proficient knowledge of automated tax processing systems and Microsoft Office tools
  • Supervises junior members, reviews their work for completeness and accuracy, and prepares it for client delivery
  • Work within tight deadlines and take responsibility for getting the job done in a timely manner
  • Ability for light travel
  • Available to work extended hours during busy seasons

Preferred Qualifications and Competencies

  • Master’s degree in Accounting or Taxation
  • Strong leadership, communication, project management, and team building skills
  • Regularly looks for opportunities, recommendations, and additional firm services that could benefit client
  • Ability to apply critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Is focused on developing technical skills and is committed to continuous performance improvement
  • Experience using GoSystem and/or CCH Pro Systems fx tax software
  • Experience using Bloomberg BNA tax research


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