Intermediate Tax Accountant

  • Company:
    BDO
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Accounting / Banking

BDO. Because relationships matter.There are many world-class accounting & advisoryfirms. Far fewer that offer a culture so rich in professional opportunity, personal fulfillment, and long-term growth. At BDO, we understand that exceptional service to our clients begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people. Because at its core, our business is not about numbers or spreadsheets, dollars or pence, but about people working with, for, and in service of others. In short, because relationships matter.Position SummaryOurChathamoffice isseeking a qualified Intermediate Accountant tojoin our Tax team. In an environment of continuous learning, we are looking for an individual who can carry out the completion of work projects and assignments under the supervision of a Manager or experienced Accountants.Key Accountabilities and ResponsibilitiesPreparation or review of personal, corporate and trust income tax returns along with other tax information formsAssignments also include tax return preparation and compliance workDomestic Tax assignments may include assessing tax changes necessary to meet changing market needs, and working with managers to develop proactive tax strategies to make effective use of business opportunitiesDealing with tax authorities on tax audits and appealsApplies relevant technical proficiency and knowledge acquired through assigned work, self study, participation in courses, study of current technical reports and informationResearch tax issues and prepare memorandum or client letters, including writing report/letter at the appropriate level for the intended audiencePrepare tax accrual working in accordance with applicable accounting standardsResearching tax issues and documenting this research in tax memos or client lettersEffective communication with our clients, with government agencies and with our partners and staffWorking cooperatively and effectively with other staff membersThis role requires minimal travel to other offices and will have frequency in peak busy periods as it relates to client projectsOffice needs may dictate additional related duties as requiredEducation and Professional Skills/KnowledgeA University degree or College diplomaWorking toward completion of a professional designation (CPA, CA, CMA or CGA)Planned future enrollment in the CICA In-depth Tax CoursesA minimum of 2+ years of public accounting experiencePublic accounting experience including auditing and the preparation of personal and corporate tax returnsStrong analytical and problem-solving skillsSolid oral and written communication skillsExcellent interpersonal skills Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasksStrong skills in TaxPrep; Experience in ProFile and CCH Online, and TaxFind for tax research, an asset.Proficiency with MS OfficeOur VisionThe best professional services firm in the mid-market.#LI-SL1