October 16, 2009, Newsletter Issue #100: Tax Accounting Consultant Jobs

Tip of the Week

An upper level tax accounting position is known as a Tax Accounting Consultant. The Tax Accounting Consultant performs a variety of duties all geared towards helping clients with tax issues. Some of the duties and responsibilities of a tax accounting consultant include: Perform and review tax compliance in relation to company or client opportunitiesKeep clients and/or management informed of tax developments that affects their businessHelp clients and/or management interpret and integrate tax considerations into their own strategyBe involved in dispute resolution and strategic planning, tax decision automation, tax recovery issues, audit defense issues, conduct tax research to assist in the implementation and interpretation of tax laws as they affect clients and/or managementBecome familiar with tax issues to aid in minimizing company’s or client’s tax costMonitor tax legislation, regulations, rulings, etc. affecting tax compliancePrepare general ledger account analyses and reconciliations; work on special projects as needed; resolve tax issues; work on systems projects and process improvements.The Tax Accounting Consultant position requires advanced professional experience, such as seven or more years. Multi-state licensure and experience are is often desired, depending upon the firm or client involved. The consulting position requires good communication skills – both oral and written. Good research skills are necessary. The ability to prioritize tasks is also necessary.

About LifeTips

Now one of the top on-line publishers in the world, LifeTips offers tips to millions of monthly visitors. Our mission mission is to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. Expert writers earn dough for what they know. And exclusive sponsors in each niche topic help us make-it-all happen.

Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Accounting Jobs Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!


Guru Spotlight
Lynne Christen