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Posted: Sunday, January 28, 2018 11:24 PM

ABOUT US: Brown Smith Wallace is a nationally ranked top 100 full-service CPA and business advisory firm and one of the Midwest regionA cents € (TM) s most prominent locally owned public accounting firms with a staff of more than 300. The firm serves its long-term base of family owned, private companies with audit, accounting and tax services as well as a wide variety of business consulting services. We serve a wide variety of industries with particular expertise in broker-dealers, captive insurance companies, construction, financial institutions, health care, insurance companies, manufacturing, not-for-profit organizations, public sector, real estate, retail and startups. POSITION SUMMARY: Brown Smith Wallace, a forward-thinking, growing and progressive CPA and consulting firm is seeking talented Tax Professionals to join our Family! This position has the flexibility to be based in either our Creve Coeur or our St. Charles office. Our Tax Practice includes over 70 Tax Professionals who provide tax consulting services for companies from the start-up stage to multi-national organizations, filing taxes in 50 states and countries around the world. There are a number of areas of concentration where you could specialize in your career. Social Security Credits & Incentives Family Wealth Planning Federal Tax Sucession Planning International Tax Business Property Tax Cost Segregation State & Local Tax POSITION DETAILS: Assist partners and principals with tax services including planning, research, and compliance Prepare income tax returns for various entity forms and high-net-worth individuals Interact with client personnel on tax return information, due dates, deadlines, and other compliance matters and keep staff accountants and paraprofessionals informed and vice versa Manage own workload by monitoring project/return deadlines, frequent daily contact with partners, principals and paraprofessionals in assessing project status and problems encountered Preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual management using only financial statements Preparation of payroll tax return, sales, and, use tax returns Participate in training Look for opportunities to provide additional services to clients Develop network of referral source through active involvement in professional and civic organizations Provide creativity in evaluating tax service procedures and recommend improvements in those areas Perform other job related duties as required Additional Duties included but not limited to: Senior level tax professionals are expected to have a working knowledge of requisite software and internal work flow/procedures. Tax professionals should be proficient with the AICPA Professional Code of Conduct. It is the individual responsibility of every employee to maintain a current awareness and understanding of and to fully comply with the firm's code of ethics, independence rules and quality control practices. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Candidates should have a BS/BA degree Staff - 1 to 2 years of experience in public accounting or related field Senior- 3 to 5 years of experience in public accounting or related field CPA or CPA candidate preferred Flexible enough to handle complex assignments as well as routine tax work, both of which require hands on advanced tax experience Must be able to research routine and complex tax issues Must be able to work independently Excellent analytical, organizational, and project management skills Strong verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills Ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships Proficient in MS Office programs, tax-preparation & write-up programs, and online tax research The information contained in job description is for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and is not an exhaustive list of the duties performed for this position. Additional duties are performed by the individuals currently holding this position and additional duties may be assigned. Brown Smith Wallace is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by the law. Brown Smith Wallace is committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.


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