Tax Accountant – New York City

  • Location: New York, New York
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #24340

Midtown accounting Firm with a growing diverse client base is seeking a full-time tax accountant with public accounting experience for their expanding practice. 

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Preparation of Individual, Partnership and Corporate Income tax returns 

  • Preparation of Foreign filings including FBARs, Form 1116, 5471, 5472, etc. 

  • Preparation of sales tax returns for clients in various industries 

  • Preparation of Commercial rent tax returns for clients in various industries 

  • Reviewing and responding to government notices on client's behalf 

  • Prepare and analyze fixed asset and related depreciation schedules 

  • Analysis of income statement and balance sheet 

  • Prepare tax planning and estimates and become involved in planning for more complex clients 

  • Prepare quarterly and annual tax provision calculations, assist with related disclosures, test deferred tax balances and reconcile tax filings to the tax provision. 

  • Prepare research memoranda, written correspondence and guidance, and other documents for submission to the IRS or other tax authorities 


  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, finance or related field 

  • CPA and/or Masters in Taxation a plus 

  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience preparing tax returns in a CPA firm 

  • Candidate must have strong communication, organizational, and analytic skills 

  • Developing and maintaining excellent working relationship with all levels of clients 

  • Understanding of FBAR reporting, PFIC reporting, and other foreign jurisdiction reporting a plus 

  • Working knowledge of MS Excel and Word 

  • Knowledge of ProSystem Fx Tax, Engagement and/or Fixed a plus 

  • Knowledge QuickBooks and/or Peachtree a plus 

The base salary is between $75k-$95k. 

Our Client is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 


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