Tax Accountant

Intelligent Software Solutions   •  

Fredericksburg, VA

5 - 7 years

Posted 237 days ago

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Job Description

Polaris Alpha develops innovative solutions to the most significant challenges affecting our Nation's ability to collect, utilize, and defend digital information. We’re passionate about developing cutting-edge, creative solutions, and fostering a highly sought-out place of employment for many of the brightest minds in the industry. We are the best because we hire the best. At Polaris Alpha, we have developed a culture of going above and beyond the normal expectations in the delivery of our work. Our clients and employees are the number one reason why we’re successful, and that formula won’t be changing!

TheTaxAccountant, Senior isresponsible for the maintenance and preparation oftax records andtax-relatedschedules andreports for a governmentcontractor and its wholly-owned subsidiaries. Incometax returns prepared by our independentCPA firm will be analyzed regarding payments and refunds, and the costs allocated to various affiliate companies in compliance with Federal Acquisition Regulations.Responsible to file returns and make payments on time. Prepare routine to complex accounting reconciliations and analysis related totax payments, as well as prepare journal entries as needed. Prepare paperwork for local propertytax and business license returns for submission within specifieddeadlines. Assist withinternationaltax issues and collect data if necessary. Research State and LocalTax(SALT) issues if needed. Collect, monitor and analyze changes in local, state and federal regulations to ensure work processes are in compliance with those changes.

Required Skills

Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Intermediate Excel skills.
5-7 years corporate tax experience.
B.S. in Accounting.
Critical thinker, self starter.

Desired Skills

Active CPA license
Government contractor experience

Physical Demands and Working Conditions:

Normal office setting, therefore the noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require standing and walking. Use of hands to operate computer equipment. Frequent near vision use for reading and computer use.
Polaris Alpha is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.