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Business Tax Lead in Apple Valley, MN at Accounting Now

Date Posted: 7/29/2020

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Job Description

Our client, a successful accounting/tax firm, located in the South Metro has an IMMEDIATE opening for a Business Tax Professional.


  • Provide day to day coaching and expertise around business tax issues for team members and clients.
  • Manage the day-to-day administration of the business tax function, including the daily, monthly, quarterly and year-end close process, the administration of all correspondence, the review of sales tax reporting and compliance.
  • Manage business tax analysts responsible within the business tax department, teaching new and existing employees through training, mentoring, experience and expertise.
  • Manage the preparation and review of monthly tax reconciliations and variance analysis.
  • Review completed tax files prior to client contact/pick up consistent with company policies.
  • Prepare Business & Entity tax returns accurately and timely for clients.
  • Document policy and procedures for business tax team and department including development of annual tax file review methodology and protocol.
  • Prepare and execute all applicable excise tax and sales and use tax exemption certificates.
  • Analyze industry-specific issues and how such issues affect tax reporting and Participate in the preparation and review of monthly, quarterly and annual roll-forward of tax accounts.
  • Contributes to the resolution of income/non-income/employment tax examinations as needed.
  • Researches and ensures continuous learning in Business Entity space.
  • Review/prepare correspondence with tax authorities.
  • Continuous review of team, department and processes to ensure success and growth.
  • Assist in building the company's reputation, brand, capabilities and revenue by;
    • Working with individual clients
    • Engaging in new client meetings as required
    • Support company identified initiatives as required


  • Bachelor's degree and CPA required
  • 5+ years' experience with business tax returns, including corporations and partnerships, experience with trusts and non-profits a plus.
  • 5+ years' experience as a business tax generalist, consisting of a combination of public accounting and relevant industry experience
  • 3-5 years of small business experience
  • 3-5 years of leading a team in business tax returns