Lead Tax Manager
Location:
Baltimore , Maryland
Posted:
November 17, 2017
Reference:
req2580

RSM is looking for a dynamic Tax Manager to join our growing tax team. As a Tax Manager, you will use your expertise in taxation to provide compliance and consulting services to corporations, and partnerships. Candidates must be familiar with the tax consulting process and possess the analytical skills necessary for the effective diagnosis, development and implementation of solutions to clients' tax needs. With RSM, you'll have the opportunity to develop and pursue creative approaches to resolve client issues. This role has a strong focus on ASC740 and complex corporate taxation.

  • Serve as a Career Advisor, mentor or coach to one or more employees, which will include providing honest and timely performance feedback – approximately 10- 20% of your time

  • Train and develop staff members – approximately 10-20% of your time

  • Provide detailed review and analysis of complex tax returns – approximately up to 35% of your time

  • Work on multiple complex issues while communicating in a non-technical manner to facilitate communication between the client and the service team while managing the risk for both the client and the firm

  • Serve as the Tax client service coordinator for appropriate clients

  • Advise clients on a full spectrum of corporate tax services, including planning, research, compliance, and general mergers and acquisitions activities

  • Reviewing research findings and ensure conclusions are consistent with firm policies and professional standards

  • Assist with new business development, extended service and tax issue recognition for existing clients

  • Manage corporate client needs with respect to tax services and federal and state tax compliance

  • Remain up-to-date on current tax practices and changes in tax law

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Some travel may be required 

**All percentages may vary based on location, line of business, and client need**

 

Basic Qualifications: 

  • BA/BS Degree – preferably in Accounting or related field of study

  • CPA, JD, LLM, or EA

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Public Accounting

  • Ability to work closely with clients to answer questions or to collect necessary information for tax service requirements

  • Experience with one or more of the following: Partnerships (strongly preferred), C-corps, and S-corps

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills 

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Working knowledge of tax code and technical aspects of tax preparation and compliance

  • Strong technical skills in accounting and tax preparation, industry specialization a plus

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Experience preparing or reviewing accounting for income taxes in accordance with ASC 740’s

  • Real estate industry experience is a plus

  • Experience in dealing with international tax matters a plus 



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