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Tax Senior Associate Exempt Organizations

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Job Details
Job Order Number
7399408
Company Name
RSM US LLP
Physical Address
1 S Wacker Dr Ste 800
Chicago, IL 60606
Job Description

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We currently have an opportunity for a Tax Senior Associate in our Health Care/Tax Exempt practice in Chicago. This practice provides clients with tax guidance and planning related to protecting tax-exempt status, preparing and/or reviewing tax returns for exempt organizations and their taxable affiliates (990s/1120s/1065s) and related filings, including international filings as needed, IRS audit defense strategies, and other relevant tax matters. Our people work on key client issues in domestic federal taxation, with a focus on implementing tax strategies that align with the client’s business objectives.

  • Detailed Review of Tax returns for Tax Exempt Organizations (Form 990 series) for hospitals and health systems, colleges and universities, cultural institutions, public charities and associations
  • Provide timely, high quality client service that meets or exceeds reviewer’s and client’s expectations
  • Provide training for interns and entry level staff
  • Recognize and inform senior management of opportunities to increase level and types of services to clients
  • Ensure professional development through ongoing education and obtaining additional certifications as appropriate
  • Handle routine client tax questions, research tax issues, and works with clients to collect necessary information for tax return completion and compliance
  • Travel to client sites as needed – up to 10% of your time

All percentages may vary based on location, line of business, and client need

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3+ years of recent experience in Public Accounting with an emphasis in taxation
  • Experience with Individual Taxation
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field would be desirable but not required
  • Must be eligible to sit for the CPA Exam – or licensed JD
  • Understanding of tax code and technical aspects of tax preparation and compliance
  • Ability to work closely with clients to answer questions or to collect necessary information for tax service requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPA, JD, or Enrolled Agent Designation
  • Masters in Accounting
  • Strong technical skills in accounting and tax preparation and research, review experience a plus
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills, as well as good computer skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Experience with a national, regional or local accounting firm is a plus

You want your next step to be the right one. You’ve worked hard to get where you are today. And now you’re ready to use your unique skills, talents and personality to achieve great things. RSM is a place where you are valued as an individual, mentored as a future leader, and recognized for your accomplishments and potential. Working directly with clients, key decision makers and business owners across various industries and geographies, you’ll move quickly along the learning curve and our clients will benefit from your fresh perspective.

Experience RSM US. Experience the power of being understood.

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Tax Services

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BT Exempt Orgs

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FullTime

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Chicago, IL US

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Great Lakes Region

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Tax

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Experienced

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Degree Required:

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Bachelor

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RSM is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.


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