Job Description

The position requires strong research and analytical skills, as well as significant practical experience, plus excellent writing ability. The Federal Tax Editor/Author:

  • Creates, updates, and maintains expert analytical content for Thomson Reuters (TR) federal tax products (including FTC, Checkpoint Catalyst, TAPS, USTR, Complete Analysis) that reflects a high degree of knowledge, insight and practical experience.
  • Writes or revises publishable editorial analysis and/or explanations of federal tax issues and developments, including legislation, court cases, regulations, rulings, procedures, and other guidance, in accordance with TR editorial standards and schedules.
  • Maintains a high level of current expertise in assigned areas of federal tax law--in this case, corporate tax and international tax.
  • Writes clearly and effectively about tax and related topics.
  • Maintains proficiency in TR editorial processes, software programs and applications.
  • Keeps abreast of the research needs and practices of relevant TR Markets, monitors competition.
  • Answers subscriber inquiries.
  • Applies technical expertise and exercises professional judgment in identifying and creating practical insights and action items for a sophisticated audience of tax professionals.

Critical Requirements
  • J.D. (LL.M. in Taxation preferred) and/or CPA.
  • 3+ years of significant recent federal tax research and/or practical experience in federal tax issues-i.e., law firm or accounting firm experience.
  • Expertise in corporate tax and international tax (e.g., cross-border transactions).
  • Excellent writing and editing skills, including ability to translate complex tax issues into concise, business English.
  • Expertise and experience to add sophisticated editorial insight and practical guidance.
  • Ability to produce useful, publishable material, including developments, under deadline pressure.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 25,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

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