Basic Information

Job Category: Accounting

Location: New York City, New York, United States

Date published: 09-May-2022

Job type: Full Time

Description and Requirements

About the role

Accountant Tax Preparer

We are currently seeking an experienced CPA Tax Preparer or CPA Candidate to join our team in our New York, NY 10017 location.  

About Us:
S&E Azriliant, PC., believes in the value of relationships. We view every client relationship like a partnership, and truly believe that our success is a result of the client’s success. We are committed to providing close, personal attention to our clients. We take pride in giving clients the assurance that the personal assistance they receive comes from years of advanced training, technical experience and financial acumen.

Job Summary:
The Tax Preparer should be well versed in preparation of income tax returns with a focus on moderate to complex corporate, partnership and individual tax returns and sales tax returns.  Preparer to work closely with and reporting to our senior CPA tax preparer and the Managing Attorney.  Supports company’s tax return operations by maintaining management of the day-to-day tax return activities for various corporate and individual clients.  The position has other responsibilities as directed by the Managing Attorney.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Core duties and responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned
Prepare moderate to complex tax returns (federal/state), multi-state and multi-source income.
Prepare forecast and reconciliation of tax returns.
QuickBooks for general ledger work and Tax write ups
Review and analyze tax files in order to compile and organize client tax data in preparation for tax return processing.
Draft responses to notices from tax authorities
Tax Audits
Maintain tax calendar
Communicate with client to obtain documentation in preparation for tax return processing.
Field phone calls from clients and address questions on the necessary documentation for tax return filings.

Job Requirements
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
Licensed NY CPA or candidate
1-3+ years in qualified Accounting/tax prep firm/prepare moderate to complex corporate, partnership and individual returns
We are willing to train candidates who have a demonstrated acumen for accounting and income tax preparation. The candidate will work closely with our Senior CPA tax preparer to gain the needed two years of experience for licensing requirements.  

Required Abilities and Skills:
Excellent verbal and written communications skills
Detailed oriented with strong organizational skills
Problem-solving and critical-thinking skills
Demonstrate competence with CCH ProSystems fx (and its client portal) and QuickBooks Pro
Fluent in English, both oral and written
Excellent judgment, able to prioritize workload, and manage multiple projects and deadlines
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications including Excel, PowerPoint, and Word

Compensation and Benefits: 
Competitive market-based salary, commensurate with experience and education 
Comprehensive benefits package available 

To Apply: 
Please submit your resume 
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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer!