Tax Associate

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Job ID#: 10240

Tax Associate (2 opportunities)

Direct Hire; 60K (flexible base; paid overtime)

77024 zip  


Tax Preparation

  • Prepare annual federal and state series forms for individuals, partnerships, corporations, S-corporations, estates, and trusts
  • Prepare quarterly federal and state series forms (excise and payroll taxes)
  • Compile quality electronic workpapers
  • Maintain client list of engagements
  • Research Federal and State code, regulations, and primary sources in applying return positions

Tax Planning, Compliance, and Representation

  • Learn about and identify tax planning opportunities, both during preparation and forward-looking
  • Assist in compiling data for and writing of annual planning letters for clients
  • Assist with review of client accounts in dispute with tax authorities
  • Assist with aggregation of records and evidence during representation in various tax audits

Accounting Services

  • Prepare compilation engagements
  • Review client accounting records and prepare journal entries
  • Support with treasury functions, forecasting, and annual report compliance


  • Bachelor’s in Accounting required; Master’s a plus
  • Progress toward CPA eligibility or demonstrated ambition to attain
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office Suite; tech/software savvy
  • Multi-task, prioritize, and complete deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of tax code's application to individuals and entities
  • Utilize primary source research materials
  • Understand accounting systems and financial statements
  • Comprehend book/tax differences and adjustments
  • Communicate assertively with team player spirit; eager to learn
  • Adjust to job requirements

Other Info:


  • In-office position
  • Quarterly social events; great culture
  • Opening due to company growth
  • Great rewards package including 401(k) with matching, Health, Dental and Disability; PTO





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