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Tax Accountant

  • Posted
  • Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

Job Details

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

 

(70%) Preparation of sales, use and property tax

  • Prepare and file sales and use tax returns for all business units.
  • Prepare use tax schedules and calculations for review by the Manager.
  • Collect information and prepare business license returns and certain annual reports for domestic entities.
  • Gather information for new business registrations.
  • Gather and analyze support for VAT returns for outside vendor filing.
  • Clear differences between tax amount on invoice and amount calculated by the accounts payable system.
  • Coordinate with outside vendor to ensure property tax filings and payments are filed and paid timely.

 

(30%) Tax account analysis, reconciliations, audits, and other projects

  • Prepare reconciliation schedules for foreign tax withholding receipts by country, using data collected in PeopleSoft, HFM, and various other points of information.
  • Complete quarterly account reconciliations for sales and use tax accounts
  • Identify and implement improvements to processes as needed.
  • Assist the Manager with tax compliance research using CCH IntelliConnect/AnswerConnect.
  • Assist the Manager in gathering audit information as needed.
Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS

·       Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance required

·       1-2 years tax experience preferred

·       Must be detail oriented and able to learn new concepts quickly

·       Knowledge of tax preparation software, PeopleSoft Financials and Hyperion helpful

·       Experience with on-line tax research tools helpful

·       Excellent organizational and communication skills

·       Proficient in Excel and Microsoft Word

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.