Currently looking for a Domestic Tax Specialist to fill an opening with a company located in Chicago, IL. Interested candidates must hold a Bachelor’s degree and have a minimum of 10 years of work related experience and have a solid corporate Tax background.
Responsibilities of the Domestic Tax Specialist:
Domestic Income Tax Specialist with multiple federal and state income tax responsibilities including the following: preparation of federal and state income tax returns utilizing CorpTax, the Company’s tax software, management of state income tax audits, preparation of the Company’s financial reporting requirements for income taxes (ASC 740), assistance with IRS audit, research and documentation of domestic tax issues, as well as non-income related tasks.
The candidate is not expected to have experience in all of these areas, but instead, have a solid corporate tax background. The candidate will need to team with senior tax management, corporate tax team members, financial/cost accountants, business unit personnel and outside consultants. The candidate must be highly motivated with a demonstrated understanding of federal income tax law, be able to manage multiple projects at once and have a willingness to learn new areas of tax. Strong analytical, research and communication skills are required. Big 4 tax experience is a plus.
This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.
Requirements of the Domestic Tax Specialist:
- More than 5 years experience working corporate income tax
- Bachelor's and typically 10 or more years' related work experience, a Master's degree and typically 8 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Experience supporting or performing an audit
- Big 4 public accounting experience