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Tax Accountant

Job ID: BH389484

Category: Tax Manager, Tax Accountant, Corporate Tax Accountant, Accounting and Finance

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

Tax Accountant
5 Months


Job Location: Marlborough, MA and open to being 100% remote if not comfortable coming into the office
Hours: 40 hours per week
Interview Process: TBD

Industry: Biopharmaceutical
Size: 2,000+

Must Haves:

  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting
  • 1-3 years related tax experience
  • Corporate income tax department or public accounting tax experience with corporate income tax clients or related internship experience
  • Highly Proficient technical skills, particularly Excel
  • Thomson Reuters OneSource tax solutions
  • Firm knowledge of GAAP/IFRS and tax principles
  • Experience with tax research programs (RIA, CCH, BNA)

Job Summary/Description:
This position will be part of a team which is responsible for the international, federal, multi-state corporate income tax compliance as well as sales/use/VAT/property and misc. tax calculations and filings.

Principal functions:

  • Prepare sales and use tax data reports for external filing vendor and serve as primary sales/use tax resource.
  • Prepare monthly account reconciliations and journal entries for tax related general ledger accounts.
  • Document and respond to external notices and localities through research and support documentation.
  • Prepare state and local property tax lists, returns and payments.
  • Compile internal data and calculate state apportionment.
  • Maintain tax depreciation and reconcile tax/GAAP fixed assets.
  • Assist in preparation of federal and state income tax quarterly estimated payments and extension calculations.
  • Assist in preparation of detailed workpapers supporting the federal and state income tax returns and use internal software to prep and file the returns.
  • Research tax related issues using tax codes, regulations, cases, rulings, rates, etc.
  • Assist in maintaining automated compliance calendar.
  • Excellent time management skills to independently prioritize and perform multiple tasks while meeting strict deadlines.
  • Other misc. tax filings and adhoc projects as needed.
  • please indicate if candidate is local to Marlborough MA or would require 100% remote

The Planet Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Type: Temp/Contract

Location: Marlborough, Massachusetts