Tax Accountant - N. Sioux City, SD in North Sioux City, SD

North Sioux City, South Dakota
Accounting & Auditing
Job Type
US$ 70,000 - US$ 85,000 per year, $70k - 85k per year + none
Ref. Number
Elisa Coequyt, Spherion
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Job Description

This position has responsibility of helping external tax accountants in the preparation of complex profit/non-profit tax preparation, tax research and tax planning to ensure compliance with all federal, state and local tax laws and regulations. The Tax Accountant will obtain and analyze information to implement proper accounting treatment and accuracy for monthly financial reporting cycle. Scope includes compliance and tax return production and support, tax accounting, analysis and projections.

Salary-$70-85k/year DOE
8 am - 5 pm Mon - Fri

- Prepare and analyze financial and tax records and reports
- Maintains and updates income and tax projection models based on both historical and estimated data
- Performs tax compliance tasks, review of tax notices for formulating responses, preparation of tax payments and extensions, information reporting, and other regulatory requirements
- Internal tax return preparation, maintain records, analyze and research tax issues
- Provide support during audits
- Confirms accuracy of tax and financial reports and interprets results to upper management
- Perform and provide guidance, training and technical guidance to less experienced accountants to ensure accurate, timely completion of tax-related and other accounting activities
- Organize and compile data to support tax compliance, assisting outside tax accountants with tax return preparation, execute tax filings and compile tax records

Working hours: 8 AM - 5 PM Mon - Fri

--Bachelor's degree with emphasis in Accounting
--Direct accounting work experience is required
--CPA preferred
--5-7 years progressive experience in accounting and financial reporting, with exposure to investment accounting and partnership / individual tax compliance preferred
--Must have strong MS Office skills with advanced Excel skills
--Microsoft Dynamics (Great Plains) exposure is a plus
--Understanding of capital markets, equity and debt investments (public/private equities, fixed income, hedge funds)

To be considered, please apply online at
If you have any questions please contact Elisa Coequyt at 605-335-6010

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