Tax Manager Job Description

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The primary job role of a Tax Manager is to:

  • Provide innovative and effective tax planning, and also review complicated income tax returns
  • Interact with clients for providing excellent consulting and planning services so as to build long-term relationships with them
  • Deliver a variety of tax services within the timeframe in accordance with company’s laws and regulations

Tax Manager Job Description

We are hiring a Tax Manager for undertaking various tax-related operations and delivering quality tax services. You will lead and manage multiple tax operations for the purpose of increasing firm’s reputation. You will be serving as a business advisor to our clients and will strive to maximize their engagement and achieve qualitative outcomes.
In order to succeed in this role, you must have a sound knowledge of all tax regulations along with a solid background in finance. So, if you like to work in a fast-paced environment, and qualify the following requirements, we would like to hear from you.

Requirements

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Taxation, Finance, Economics or a related field
  • Prior experience as a Tax Manager
  • Experience with taxation as well as accounting software
  • Experience with database management software and MS Office
  • Sound knowledge of tax regulations, tax accounting principles, tax return types and tax compliance standards
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines while also performing quality work
  • Ability to develop excellent relationships with clients by providing exceptional customer service
  • Strong communication skills and a keen eye for details
  • An analytical mind with a problem-solving attitude

Responsibilities

  • Providing innovative and effective tax planning, and also reviewing complicated income tax returns
  • Interacting with clients for providing excellent consulting and planning services so as to build long-term relationships with them
  • Delivering a variety of tax services within the timeframe in accordance with company’s laws and regulations
  • Managing and coordinating tax audits
  • Recording and maintaining tax balances on the general ledger
  • Preparing all tax papers on a regular basis and also handling all data/information requests
  • Identifying and mitigating tax risks
  • Coordinating staff and assessing their performance
  • Managing tax provision as well as tax compliance
  • Improving processes by developing and implementing best practices