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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Tax Preparer
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  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 01 August 2021
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2160568_1627513013

Job Number: 2160568

Job Title: Tax Preparer
Location: Petaluma

Job Summary:
Local Sonoma County CPA firm is seeking an experienced, full-time Tax Preparer to join their team! Duties include preparation of individual income tax returns, preparation of a business 11205 and 1065 and/or fiduciary income tax returns. Day to day responsibilities may include organizing supporting documents, creating spreadsheets to support tax schedules, client management, and collaborating with the owner.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Strong computer skills with 3-5 years of prior experience in tax preparation. EA preferred.

  • Must be able to prepare tax returns independently and accurately with supporting work papers and documentation with the forethought to know and communicate what may be missing.

  • Extremely detail oriented.

  • Possess good organizational skills.

  • Ability to multi-task (answering phone calls, scheduling appointments, contacting clients for missing info, etc.)

  • Effective time management skills. Follows-up with clients to ensure work is done in a timely manner.

  • Ability to meet stringent deadlines is a must.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • A supportive and professional disposition

  • Excellent logical, analytical, and organizational skills

  • Experience with Excel, Adobe PDF, QuickBooks, and ProSystem Software is preferred

  • Experience in a professional firm and completion of 3+ tax seasons is preferred

Compensation: $31-38.50/h

Position Type: This is a temporary to hire, full-time opportunity with a four-day work week.


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