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Tax Accountant

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
The Walsh Group
Physical Address

Chicago, IL 60684
Job Description


Walsh is currently seeking a Tax Accountant for our Corporate Tax Group in Chicago, IL.

Walsh is a rapidly growing, highly diversified construction company, and we constantly seek builders and business people to join our industry-leading team. Walsh employees are “built to succeed” – competitive entrepreneurs with strong character who are energized by working on a team to meet challenges and are willing to take risks after careful planning. There are many compelling reasons why exceptional people should consider a career with our company:

+ Challenging, complex projects

+ Creative and innovative problem solving environment

+ Supportive, communicative managers who reward your success

+ Opportunities for growth, training, and development

+ Flexibility to build what you want, where you want


+ Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual tax filings as assigned. Examples are Sales and Use Tax, Gross Receipts Tax, and Annual reports

+ Maintain and oversee various state registrations

+ Maintain tax calendar

+ Responsible for mailings or administration of income tax and sales use tax compliance

+ Review invoices submitted for use tax and applicability of the law

+ Communicate with jobsites/regions on modifications to information submitted and changes to the law

+ Prepare non-income/non-sales/use returns as assigned (i.e. CA Environmental, Occupational)

+ Assist Director in federal and state income and/or sales and use tax audits

+ Tax research projects as they arise

+ Research sales & use tax issues and application to specific situations

+ Handle oral and written correspondence from field personnel

+ Work with state and local taxing authorities as needed


+ 2 – 3 years of sales/use tax compliance experience

+ Degree in Accounting or other related field of study

+ CPA preferred

+ Excellent oral and written communication skills

+ High degree of accuracy and attention to detail

+ Time management and ability to work independently under tight deadlines

+ Manage multiple projects at once

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Disability/Veteran

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Job Locations US-IL-Chicago

Requisition ID 2020-4563

Position Type Experienced – Full-Time

Category Accounting/Finance

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