CPA Tax Accountant

Confidential Company  •  Dallas, TX
$60K - $70K
Posted on 08/11/17
Confidential Company
Dallas, TX
$60K - $70K
Posted on 08/11/17

Job Summary:

The primary goal of this position is to prepare and/or review individual, corporate, partnership and fiduciary income tax returns as well as prepare adjusted trial balance for business tax returns and/or financial statements. Additional duties will include preparing and posting journal entries for accruals and variances, and preparing payments by accruing expenses, requesting disbursements, and reconciling accounts.

General Accountabilities:

  • Examines accounts and records and computes taxes owed according to prescribed rates, laws, and regulations.
  • Completes forms for tax refunds.
  • Advises management regarding effects of business activities on taxes, and on strategies for minimizing taxliability.
  • Ensures that organization complies taxing authority requirements.
  • Represents organization before taxing associations.
  • Organizes and maintains tax records and conducts tax studies and special projects.
  • Provides tax advice.
  • Review and process expense reimbursement requests
  • Maintain Books for Multiple Clients on a monthly/quarterly basis
  • Assist in annual 1099 process and obtain W-9’s
  • Other duties as assigned

*The company reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.



  • Active CPAlicense and a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or a related field REQUIRED.


  • 3+ years recent taxexperience in a CPA firm REQUIRED.
  • Ability to prepare and/or review individual, corporate, partnership and fiduciary income tax returns.
  • Must have General ledger experience.
  • Computer literacy and proficiency in Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, QuickBooks, and Drake Software.
  • Work experience must include applying the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

Other Required Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Mathematics
  • Critical thinking
  • Complex problem solving
  • Service orientation
  • Active listening

Compensation & Benefits:

Full Time Annual Salary: $65k to $70k (DOE)


  • Health (company only pays $100 towards premium of selected health plan)
  • Dental (company pay a percentage of premium)
  • Life insurance (company pays full)
  • Year-end Bonus (based on performance) 
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