Tax Manager

Employer
UHY LLP
Location
Farmington, Connecticut, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 04, 2021
Closes
May 12, 2021
Ref
167a92a3d829
Job Role
Tax Compliance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are You Ready to Take Control of Your Career Path?

We have an excellent partner-track opportunity for an experienced and motivated Tax Manager to join our Farmington, CT office.

The Firm

UHY Advisors, Inc. is one of the leading professional services firms in the US. UHY LLP, certified public accountants, and UHY Advisors, Inc. work together in an alternative practice structure, to provide comprehensive audit, tax, advisory and related services to clients in a wide range of industries. We serve companies ranging from mid-sized to the Fortune 500, throughout the United States and around the globe. We have offices across the US and, as a founder and independent member of UHY International, we have access to international resources in nearly 320 business centers and in excess of 92 countries.

Our firm's commitment to client service is personable, value-added and cost-effective. Our goal is to exceed your expectations on every engagement. We share our clients' vision to improve profitability, enhance growth, avoid financial pitfalls, minimize taxes and preserve wealth. It's a philosophy we call "The Next Level of Service".

The Team

The Corporate Tax practice works with various enterprises - hot technology start-ups, dynamic middle-market entities, closely held businesses - helping them navigate the ever changing business environment and tax landscape. From ensuring accuracy of accounting books and records and preparing tax filings to the planning for mergers and acquisitions or expansions to foreign markets, we tackle it all with personal attention and dedication. It is your chance to see the entire business cycle, from setting up payroll taxes for a brand-new start-up to a multi-million dollar exit.

Responsibilities
  • Review tax returns for partnerships, corporations, and individuals
  • Handle special projects including tax audits, transaction structuring, and implementation of tax planning strategies
  • Facilitate advanced tax research, resolve complex tax issues
  • Review tax work from staff and provide feedback, training, and mentoring
  • Lead and manage multiple tax engagements from start to finish ensuring they are completed within budget and timeline
  • Build, manage, and maintain lasting relationships with clients
  • Develop, motivate, and train staff - act as a mentor and a role model
  • Demonstrate advanced tax technical knowledge necessary for advising clients and developing an area of expertise
  • Participate in firm's marketing, recruiting, team-building, and similar efforts
  • Develop outside relationships with a goal of generating referral sources
  • Adhere to firm's policies and procedures


Skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to explain complex tax issues in plain language
  • Attention to detail and dedication to quality
  • Strong project management, problem solving, and analytical skills
  • Strong leadership, training, mentoring and staff development skills
  • Time management, multitasking, and ability to maintain poise and professionalism during stressful periods
  • Dependability, integrity, and trustworthiness combined with a team mentality
  • Strong computer skills and the ability to work in a paperless environment
  • Willingness to learn and keep up with tax changes


Benefits
  • Compensation competitively on the role, credentials, and experience
  • Discretionary annual bonus plan
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Continuous learning opportunities and CPE classes
  • Great prospects for career advancement
  • Exposure to a wide variety of clients
  • Work/life balance
  • Amazing family-like culture of a small office with the benefits of a large firm


Requirements
  • Minimum Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • 5-8 years in relevant position
  • Must be a CPA
  • Must maintain required CPE credits annually