Income Tax Professional

Owatonna, Minnesota
Financial Services (Business and Financial Operations Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 15.00 - US$ 20.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Brady, Laura, Spherion
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Job Description

Take a little credit, don't exempt yourself from this great opportunity! When Tax season rolls around is everyone suddenly your best friends? If your someone familiar with the in's and out's of professional tax preparation, consider charitably contributing your valuable experience to this new position and increase your gross income today!

A tax prep job can be a way to earn extra money during income tax season and can lead to other more permanent opportunities in accounting and finance.
Applicants need 3-5 years tax experience preferred, and be willing to work with other accounting functions like data entry and administrative jobs.

Working hours: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tax Preparer Job Description
Assists clients in preparing and filing tax returns and financial documents. Identifies potential tax credits and liabilities and ensures accurate and complete returns are filed in a timely manner. Completes tax forms in accordance with policies and in compliance with legislation and regulations.


1-4 years

Compute taxes owed by following tax code
Prepare or assist in preparing simple to complex tax returns for individuals or small businesses.
Help taxpayers by using their federal, state and local codes and see to it that clients receive the maximum benefit permitted under the law of government.
Uncover potential deductions and credits
Review financial records such as income statements and documentation of expenditures
Interview clients to get through picture of financial situation
Verify totals on past forms for accuracy
Calculate and invoice for form preparation fees
Consult tax law handbooks for especially difficult tax returns
Prepare tax returns using electronic filing software

High School Diploma or equivalent
3-5 years of tax preparation experience
Strong communication and client services
Knowledge of state and federal tax forms and able to prepare accurately
Ability to prioritize daily tasks and meet deadlines
Fluent in Microsoft Office Suite and experience with Quickbooks
Professional experience working with confidential and sensitive information
Skilled using tax preparation software and in troubleshooting common tax program problems
Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field preferred

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Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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