Tax Senior Associate – International Tax Services

Overview

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.

 

It’s an exciting time to join Baker Tilly!

 

We are currently looking for an International Tax Seniors to join our National Tax Practice in the East Region. This individual will work closely with our International Tax Specialists throughout the Firm to assist our clients effectively manage their global tax operations.  You will not only have the opportunity to work with team members from across the Firm but also directly interact with team members from over 140 Baker Tilly International member firms from around the globe.  Our International Tax team provides knowledgeable insight and service in these key areas:

  • International tax compliance
  • International tax planning and structuring
  • Transaction Tax - consulting on cross-border transactions
  • Transfer pricing and Supply Chain Planning
  • International High Net Worth Planning/ Global Mobility

 

 

Baker Tilly Annual Report 2017 

 

Responsibilities

  • Advise clients on complex U.S. international tax issues including managing global effective tax rates and global tax structures, as well as assisting on complex business transactions
  • Supervise multiple international tax engagements and contribute to the delivery of quality tax planning and consulting projects for our diverse clients
  • Build and manage client relationships and deliver international tax services that exceed client expectations
  • Retain, develop and guide client service team members by providing effective performance feedback and ensuring team responsibilities are consistent with skills and developmental goals
  • Build on technical competence by keeping up to date on trends, developments and technical authorities and apply them to complex situations
  • Provide technical guidance to tax professionals firm wide
  • Proactively build relationships with the client personnel projects; communicate effectively with the tax team to provide superior client service.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or equivalent, 150 credits to sit for the CPA exam required.
  • JD, MST, JD or other applicable advanced degree preferred.
  • CPA (or substantial progress toward the license) preferred.
  • Three (3) to Seven (7) years of experience in a professional services firm providing tax compliance services, preparing corporate returns and flow through entities. Some experience with multi-state and individual tax returns a plus.
  • Familiarity with the US system of tax laws and regulations and tax research tools and resources.
  • Familiarity, or some degree of exposure, to international tax provisions; cross-border issues; and US compliance for international taxpayers such as foreign tax credits, controlled foreign corporations, withholding regimes, tax treaties, etc.
  • We will be willing to invest in the necessary international tax training for a high quality candidate with strong foundations in domestic taxation.
  • Demonstrated analytical, organization, interpersonal, project management, communication skills, and highly developed Microsoft Suite skills (Word, Excel) required.


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