Senior Accountant, Tax

    • New York, NY

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Kforce's client, a leading global law firm located in New York, New York (NY) is currently seeking a Senior Accountant for their Tax department. Summary: The client has a beautiful global HQ in midtown. They have an incredible business model that promotes from within. This is a place where one can build a career. The Senior Tax Manager will assist with the research, preparation and review of various company tax returns. Responsibilities:

  • Review federal and state partnership income tax returns
  • Manage the coordination and review of monthly account analysis and workpapers required to prepare the various tax returns
  • Review all necessary U.S. returns for foreign entities (e.g. 8858 and 5471)
  • Review quarterly estimated tax payments and other tax returns
  • Maintain/adjust the tax calendar as needed, staying on top of approaching deadlines
  • Fulfill local tax advisor information requests and managing expectations as appropriate
  • Maintain/reconcile the various tax accounts on the general ledger and oversee adjustments to W-2 reporting (imputed income) where needed
  • Assist the Tax Director with tax research and other special projects
  • Manage all state and local tax audit
  • Active involvement with budgeting and forecasting
  • Provide direction and support to tax staff as appropriate


REQUIREMENTS:
  • BA/BS in accounting or equivalent education
  • CPA and/or Masters in Tax preferred
  • 7+ years tax experience, preferably in both Big 4/National firm and private company tax departments
  • Tax compliance experience mandatory; law firm industry experience a plus
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Excel is mandatory
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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