Tax Manager - State and Local Tax - Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Company: RSM US LLP
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Posted: March 05, 2018
  • Reference ID: req3521

Position Description:


RSM US LLP is looking for a dynamic Manager to join our national Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Tax group. This is a rapidly growing consulting practice with significant advancement opportunities. We advise multinational corporations, privately held companies, partnerships, and private equity firms on the tax aspects of planning, structuring, and executing M&A transactions. As a Tax Manager in this group, you will work with the team to help analyze proposed transactions for tax benefits and risks, advise clients on restructuring transactions, interpret complex tax rules and perform financial analysis to assess the tax consequences of specific transactions on a state and local level.


This role is responsible for:


  • Work as a part of a multi-disciplinary team that focuses on delivering due diligence and tax structuring services, and communicates findings and opportunities to clients
  • Manage due diligence projects by monitoring data rooms for information, updating request lists, developing call agendas, and coordinating tax calls
  • Work in conjunction with Lead tax for any follow through from due diligence including state tax nexus analysis and voluntary disclosure filings
  • Working with and assisting other members of the M&A Tax practice with various technical tax issues dealing with sales and use, income franchise, property tax, payroll tax and escheat tax
  • Managing multiple engagements simultaneously and working with all M&A colleagues across the enterprise
  • Develop, motivate, and train team members

Qualifications:


  • 5+ years of state and local tax experience, including meaningful experience related to mergers and acquisitions, in a public accounting firm, a corporate tax department, or a law firm
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university
  • CPA or J.D./LL.M required
  • Knowledge of a broad range of state and local tax matters in various industries
  • Able to manage multiple engagements
  • Excellent research and writing skills


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