Tax Associate




New York, New York

Employment Type



A Prominent, Private Equity backed Accounting/Tax Advisory and Consulting firm with offices across the Northeastern United States is looking for a talented 2-4+ year Tax Associate to help serve their growing slate of clients in a variety of industries.

Job Description:

Compensation : $90000 - $110000
Job ID : 9204


  • Preparation and review of ASC 740 income tax provisions and corresponding memos, tax compliance and research.
  • Advise clients on the tax implications of their business objectives; applying knowledge to understand potential tax issues and communicate potential risks or changes in tax policy.
  • Act as a primary contact points for complex tax issues
  • Evaluate and select alternative actions to lessen the tax burden and cost of compliance, as well as identify different methods of compliance with tax regulation.
  • Apply ASC 740 standards
  • Present components of the income tax provision and uncertain tax positions to the client as well as other complexities surrounding ASC 740
  • Assist with managing client relationships/expectations
  • Appropriately identify circumstances requiring in-depth research
  • Develop, recommend, and implement efficient and effective methods to maximize client tax benefits, especially by decreasing clients’ current and future taxes
  • Assist client’s finance and/or tax teams with short-term tax support
  • Serve as an interim Tax Associate or Tax Senior at clients


Job Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • CPA and/or Attorney (JD/LLM)
  • 2-4+ years of public accounting firm experience; corporate taxation and accounting for income taxes experience a must
  • Experience with tax research databases, tax preparation software, and standard tax workpapers
  • Experience with tax provision software
  • Ability to compose written tax advice
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Capable of managing multiple client engagements simultaneously



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