Tax Accountant Income Tax
Location:
, Missouri
Posted:
December 16, 2017
Reference:
204676BR
JOB TITLE: Tax Accountant Income Tax

JOB SUMMARY
Responsible for timely preparation and completion of tax compliance for multiple entities. This involves the preparation of tax workpapers and tax returns using tax software. Additional responsibilities include reconciliations of general ledger tax accounts, involvement in tax audits and various research projects.


MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience


Accumulate, analyze and process financial accounting data in order to prepare tax returns

Timely completion of all tax compliance

Maintain tax records

Research and resolve notices received from various taxing jurisdictions

Reconcile general ledger accounts

Process journal entries for tax department

Research taxability issues

Research monthly variances (increases/decreases) in taxes for department

Compile data to defend tax audits

Perform tax research and planning and other special projects

Coordinate and communicate with members of tax and accounting departments and system personnel

Perform other duties as required



PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Skills / Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
Ability to use personal computer and software applications (i.e. word processing, spreadsheet, etc.), including advanced Excel skills; knowledge of Access a plus
Ability to analyze and interpret data
Ability to research technical tax issues
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to effectively perform as part of a team committed to common objectives
Ability to make decisions and solve problems
Ability to adapt to unexpected or changing conditions
Ability to manage multiple projects
Ability to stay focused and meet deadlines
Ability to research and resolve technical tax issues
Ability to work independently
Knowledge of accounting theory and financial statement presentation

Education
Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field, or equivalent work experience

Related Work Experience Number of Years
General ledger accounting experience 2-4
Tax experience 2-4

Certifications and/or Licenses
Eligibility to sit for CPA exam is a plus


WORKING CONDITIONS
Office environment

EOE Race/Sex/Vet/Disability
Charter is an equal opportunity employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is the Law poster: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf
Charter is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different.


A little about us:
Spectrum is the nation’s fastest growing TV, internet and voice company. We’re committed to integrating the highest quality service with superior entertainment and communications products.

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