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Senior Tax Associate
Wheaton, IL

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$75,000 - $90,000 / yr

Growing Suburban Accounting Firm is looking to add to their staff. They could offer work from home flexibility and would consider a qualified candidate for full time, contract or even part time work!


Senior Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the monthly/Quarterly close process to deliver timely and accurate financial reporting to our clients
  • Assist with preparation of compilations and reviews
  • Update clients accounting records using various accounting programs, such as QuickBooks Desktop, QuickBooks Online, Quicken
  • Assist in preparing monthly/Quarterly internal financial statements and present them to the client
  • Prepare individual and business tax returns. Tax preparation includes 1040, 1041,1120S, 1065
  • Prepare sales tax and payroll tax returns
  • Assist with special projects as needed


Minimum Skills and Qualifications

  • B.S. in Accounting
  • 3+ years in public accounting experience
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting regulations and procedures, including the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Excellent knowledge in the Internal Revenue Code
  • Experience in preparing individual, fiduciary, and business tax returns
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, QuickBooks Desktop and QuickBooks Online
  • Strong attention to detail, deadline-oriented, time management
  • Data entry management and analytical skills
  • Great communication skills with the ability to advise clients on various issues regarding their business
  • Strong sense of ownership on issues and following through to completion


Company benefits/perks

  • Generous PTO allowance
  • Medical Insurance – PPO (HSA compatible)
  • Flexible hours – Work from home and in office
  • 401k Profit Sharing match
  • Generous Commission structure
  • Tax season bonus plan

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