Tax Accountant in West Des Moines, IA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 9/4/2019

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Job Description

Senior Tax Accountant Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a senior level Tax Accountant. In this role the candidate files federal, state, and local tax documents by preparing property tax returns, state pages, and federal, state, and municipal returns, extensions, and quarterly payments; prepares tax provision schedules by reviewing, preparing, and consolidating provision schedules; and recommends tax strategies by researching federal, state, and local taxation issues.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintains legislative materials by reviewing, interpreting, and implementing new or revised laws.
  • Maintains compliance with regulations by forwarding required information to federal, state, and local authorities.
  • Revises procedures by developing and streamlining procedures and worksheets for calculation of tax provisions.
  • Identifies profitability of potential mergers and acquisitions by analyzing tax information; calculating key ratios; identifying areas of tax savings.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Accomplishes accounting and organization mission by completing related results as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Accounting degree
  • Obtained CPA License or in process of attaining CPA
  • Ability to work in a fast paced team environment
  • Great written and verbal communication
  • Ability to work on multiple projects with deadlines simultaneously
  • Able to build relationships with clients and excellent customer relations

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com.