Actively participate and in many cases oversee the completion of a docket of state and local tax projects for clients in various industries. Must possess good client relationship skills, an ability to effectively communicate with team members and be self-sufficient in the management of concurrent projects. Knowledge of Ohio tax law in all areas, preference for multistate income / franchise tax. Focus on four major initiatives established by the Firm: Profitability, Practice Growth; Client Focus; and Brand Culture/Development.
Manage and prioritize state and local tax workload.
Supervise and review work of other team members on assigned client engagements.
Complete technical client work.
Perform technical tax research.
Accurately analyze data and information to assist in developing recommendations and guidance.
Consult and communicate with department leaders and client personnel to complete engagements.
Research and draft summaries of state tax legislation to communicate in-house and to clients.
BA or BS in accounting or a related field.
CPA certification or legal license required.
Strong proficiency in the use of technology and basic PC applications (Excel, Word).
Approximately 2-3 years of experience in state and local tax. Preparation and/or review experience of state income and franchise tax returns preferred.