Located near the Nassau/Suffolk Border, our client was founded almost 25 years ago, but has roots, which can be traced over 80 years. Since its inception, they have expanded through mergers and internal growth. Their expertise ranges from accounting and auditing to tax estate planning, and more.
\nThis position requires you to be in the office 5 days a week.
Due to growth, they are currently looking for a full-time Tax Accountant responsible for performing tax and accounting work as assigned.
The position offers a range of opportunities to grow in rank and proficiency through special assignments, team development and paid CPE opportunities. Normal business hours Mondays through Fridays with the ability to work extended hours and Saturdays during tax seasons and statutory deadline periods.
\nManage multiple engagements to meet client deliverables\nWork collaboratively with all levels of staff on client engagements\nSupervise staff accountants on multiple engagements simultaneously, and evaluate their progress\nTrain and mentor staff accountants\nReview complex and multi-state corporate, partnership, fiduciary and individual income tax returns\nAssume tax preparation responsibility for the more complex tax returns, as needed\n1040's, 1041's, 1120's, 1065's\nUnderstanding of Estate and Trusts\nFinancial planning for high-net-worth individuals including estates, gifting, IRA planning\nManage and assist with resolving tax notices and examinations with government agencies\nPerform tax research and training on various related topics\nReview year-end tax projections, quarterly estimate and develop tax planning strategies\nDirectly oversee and manage workflow, client relationships and a team of professionals\nProvide educational client-focused communications and webinars, as needed\nPossess strong technical taxation skills and the ability to form strong client relationships\n\nRequirements & Qualifications
\n3 to 5+ years of public accounting experience leading multiple engagements\nCPA (or in the process of obtaining a CPA) preferred/required with diversified tax background\nWorking knowledge of CCH Axcess Tax, Engagement and QuickBooks\nTeam player with leadership and staff development skills\nEffective communicator with problem solving and analytical abilities\nStrong organizational and time management skills\n