Tax Accountant

Tax Accountant Accountant needed for a growing public accounting firm in the Milwaukee area! Bonus Opportunity!

  • Milwaukee, WI
  • $60,000 - $65,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Kyle Beard
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A bit about us:

Specializing in a wide variety of Business and Personal services, we provide large firm experience in a small business environment. From payroll and year-end reconciliation, to errors in QuickBooks and cash flow issues, our experience and extensive list of services can help your business run as smoothly as possible. Minimizing your risk for error and maximizing your return, our community-based expertise can also bring clarity to the cloudiness of your personal accounting.

Why join us?

Come join a growing, family-like team!
  • Base + Bonus opportunity
  • Flexible PTO
  • Full benefits package
  • Holidays
  • 401k options

Job Details

Small, dynamic accounting office seeking a full-time Senior Accounting Professional to join our team. Must be a team player, quick learner, flexible, and an excellent communicator. This role will be a combination of a strong full charge bookkeeper/accountant for our business bookkeeping clients and an excellent tax accountant for our tax clients.

Full Charge Business Bookkeeping/Accountant responsibilities:
· Process client payrolls as needed
· Enter and properly classify transactions
· Reconcile balance sheet accounts
· Identify and record fixed assets and depreciation
· Review trial balance monthly or quarterly for any irregularities
· Prepare monthly financial statements for clients
· Analyze financial statements for discrepancies
· Prepare sales and use tax returns as required
· Review payroll and file necessary state and federal payroll reports
· Year end review of client books for tax return preparation
· Create trial balance for corporate tax return import
· Identify 1099 vendors and payments; prepare annual 1099s as identified
· Prepare annual personal property tax returns
· Provide additional information as requested by clients and/or internal management team

Tax Accountant Responsibilities:
· Prepare individual and corporate tax schedules and tax returns
· Analyze client information for irregularities or missing information
· Find tax solutions to complicated tax issues or errors from incorrect tax filings
· Identify legal tax savings and recommend ways to help clients
· Make sure that clients comply with federal, state and local tax regulations
· Keep up-to-date with tax changes and industry trends by participating in educational opportunities, participating in professional organizations, keeping up with professional networks and reading professional publications

Software used:
· Thompson Reuters Ultra Tax, Practice, Fixed Assets, File Cabinet
· QuickBooks desktop and QuickBooks online

Ideal candidate will possess:
· Bachelor's degree in Accounting
· 2-5 years of related experience
· CPA or CPA eligible
· Willingness to work long hours during tax season and enjoy flexibility during the summer
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Milwaukee, WI
Job Type
$60,000 - $65,000