Tax Paraprofessional

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    $22 - $26
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  • Duration:

    04/18/2021 - 10/18/2021
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  • Job Description

    Pay: $22 - $26/hr W2

    Duration: 6 months

    Location: Philadelphia, PA (*REMOTE*)


    Our large Public Accounting client is seeking a Tax Paraprofessional to assist their State and Local Tax (SALT) team in the Philadelphia market.  This role is 100% REMOTE to start and may return to the office with COVID precautions in place later this year.

    As a Tax Paraprofessional, you will play a key role in supporting a team of SALT professionals and assist with project management. The ideal candidate is a well-rounded performer with strong communication, organization and analytical abilities. You should be an independent, solution-oriented performer who is skilled and experienced in a supporting function.


    • Communicate effectively and professionally with all levels of client personnel and client service personnel. Understand and anticipate client service needs.

    • Sales tax return preparation.

    • Analyzing and reconciling client data to support the compliance process

    • Docket, research, and resolve tax authority notices and inquiries.

    • Prepare certificates of mailing, labels and envelopes.

    • Prepare bank account funding requests for review by account managers.

    • Bank account review and reconciliation.

    • Enter, manage and execute client engagements and tasks in our workflow system.

    • Assist with new client onboarding and engagement/project set-up.

    • Understand the firm’s service lines, industries, and client engagement structure in order to work effectively with all levels of employees and clients.

    • Notary certification is a plus but not required.

    • Other assigned duties, as necessary.

    Preferred Skills for Tax Paraprofessional:

    • High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelors’ degree preferred.

    • Advanced skill level with Microsoft applications including Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

    • Ability to prioritize multiple assignments.

    • Treats sensitive or confidential information with appropriate discretion.

    • Ability to take initiative, be self-directed and results-oriented.

    • Ability to work additional hours as needed.

    • College degree preferred.

    • Moderate level accounting or financial knowledge preferred.

    #pcfa #accounting #LI-Remote

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