State and Local Tax - SALT Group, Analyst/Associate, Jersey City


To work for a leading financial services organization's in-house tax department on the State and Local Tax Reporting group.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Prepare state tax returns for a number of the Firm's partnership and corporate subsidiaries
  • Interact with Controllers and other interfacing areas to obtain information required to calculate

and properly report apportionment, prepare required statements and disclosures etc.

  • Prepare quarterly estimates of state taxable income.
  • Prepare various calculations required for ASC740.
  • Prepare other calculations used for firmwide tax planning.


  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field required, Advanced degree and/or CPA a plus.
  • 4+ years of experience in the Tax field.
  • State tax experience a plus. Big four and/or financial services industry experience a plus.
  • Working knowledge of corporate and partnership taxation
  • Strong analytical skills and highly detail-oriented.
  • Strong computer skills overall; proficient with MS Excel and Word.
  • Corptax working knowledge a plus. Comfortable with learning new tax software applications.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Enjoys working in a team-oriented environment.
  • Able to handle multiple tasks and prioritize accordingly.

Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet. © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2015. All rights reserved.

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