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The Tax Accountant (Indirect Tax) will prepare sales and use tax returns and personal property tax returns, and analyze real estate and personal property taxes for accuracy and possible appeals. In addition, the Tax Accountant will assist the Tax Director and Tax Manager with sales and property tax audits and preparation of documents required for real estate appeals.




Responsibilities:


• Prepare sales and use tax returns for multiple states


• Prepare personal property tax returns for multiple states using OneSource Property Tax (OPT) software or Property Tax Management Services software (PTMS)


• Assist with real estate and personal property appeals


• Assist with sales and use tax audits and personal property tax audits


• Prepare use tax accruals on a monthly basis


• Research state sales tax laws and make changes as needed to billings and use tax filings


• Identify refund possibilities as well as exposure issues


• Perform other duties as assigned.


Education:


Bachelors degree in Accounting or related field. Experience with indirect sales and use tax and personal property taxes a plus but not required- will train.


Job Skills:


• Must have strong computer skills including Excel and Word


• Sales and use tax experience a plus


• Personal property tax experience a plus


• Experience with OPT and / or PTMS software is beneficial


• Experience with PeopleSoft general ledger and accounts payable a plus


• Possess strong organizational skills and work in a detailed-oriented manner


• Must be able to function effectively in a deadline focused environment

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