Tax Accounting – Indirect Tax

Posted 3 weeks ago by Robert Half
Chicago, IL
Application ends: March 1, 2023
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Job Description


Exciting career-building opportunity at a rapidly growing company. Hybrid Role – Primarily Remote!

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

Job Description:

The Tax Accountant (TA), Indirect Tax, is responsible for analyzing and preparing Business Personal Property returns, Sales Tax returns and the Payroll Tax deposits, and employment returns for Canada. The TA is responsible for the car tax payments as it relates to the property tax associated with our Rail Operations. This individual will also assist the Manager, Indirect Tax in providing assistance on audits, property tax appeals, and on various projects, as may be required.


+ Prepare State and local sales tax returns for multiple companies subject to the review of the Sr. Manager, Indirect Tax. This responsibility includes researching tax laws and cases, and assembling and analyzing data used in the return preparation process.

+ Prepare the payroll tax deposits and employment taxes for Canada. Research and analyze data used in the return preparation process and reconciliation of the tax accounts quarterly.

+ Plan for ways to minimize sales & use taxes, identify tax saving opportunities; review state and local tax legislation. Perform tax research and prepare tax memoranda in connection with such planning

+ Various special project work. Project work includes all areas of tax and varies from month to month.


What is required of you?

+ Bachelor’s Degree required in Accounting or Finance

+ 1-2 years Sales Tax Experience is preferred

+ Proficiency in multiple PC applications (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint), SAP, and Vertex experience a plus

To apply to this role, please send your resume to John Sadofsky at john.sadofsky@roberthalf.c0m

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