Tax Specialist Jobs in Lakewood, CA

Guide individuals and companies through tax-related issues. Tax specialists complete clients’ tax forms and audit their records in order to minimize liabilities and/or maximize returns. They have an in-depth understanding of federal, state, and local tax laws, and use this knowledge to ensure that customers maintain compliance and all necessary files in case of a dispute.

Tax specialists are highly organized and rely on their close attention to detail in order to track which records each client needs to submit. They must also monitor and meet all deadlines to avoid incurring late fees.

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Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Qualifications: - 2+ years of full-time professional experience in public accounting is required - Associate positions require a bachelor's or master's degree in accounting (if not degree, you must...
3 days ago
Deloitte - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Certain services may not be available to attest clients under the rules and regulations of public accounting....
3 days ago
Berson Financial Group, Inc - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Job requirements: Minimum 8 years public accounting experience. CPA required. MBT preferred....
3 days ago
Intelliswift Software Inc - West Los Angeles, CA (22 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Tax Associate, SALT, Corporate, Federal with 1-2+ years of experience in tax returns including SALT – state and local tax, corporate, personal, s-corp and partnership. Tasks: - Prepare SALT,...
1 day ago
Intuit - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Job Requirements: What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience...
Remote Work
22 hours ago
Intuit - San Marino, CA (18 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Job Requirements: What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience...
Remote Work
22 hours ago
Intuit - Covina, CA (21 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Job Requirements: What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience...
Remote Work
22 hours ago
Deloitte - Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Certain services may not be available to attest clients under the rules and regulations of public accounting....
1 day ago
Intuit - Azusa, CA (23 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Job Requirements: What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience...
Remote Work
10 hours ago
Tustin, CA (19 miles from Lakewood, CA)
We are a CPA firm looking to hire an ambitious, seasoned Tax Manager to join our team. Our firm continues to grow do to our innovative techniques and value we bring to our clients. The ideal...
9 hours ago
Conexus - Beverly Hills, CA (21 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Title: Tax ManagerIndustry: Professional ServicesLocation: Beverly Hills We are actively recruiting a Tax Manager for a Professional Services Firm located in Beverly Hills. Our client serves the...
4 hours ago
System1 - Venice, CA (21 miles from Lakewood, CA)
statement related to income taxes Advise on the business impact of new tax laws and related income tax regulations, court decisions and proposed tax legislation Prepare tax entries....
1 hour ago
Los Angeles, CA (10 miles from Lakewood, CA)
in a public accounting firm; tax expertise required *Education:* Bachelor's Degree in Accounting *Required experience:* 6+ years recent public accounting experience Carla Wright 1201 S....
3 days ago
KPMG - Irvine, CA (23 miles from Lakewood, CA)
At KPMG, we are reimagining tax with you in mind. Become an integral part of a dynamic team within a collaborative, future forward environment at one of the world's top tax firms. Be surrounded by...
1 day ago
Intuit - Pasadena, CA (20 miles from Lakewood, CA)
Job Requirements: What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience...
Remote Work
11 hours ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Lakewood, CA

This is the average annual salary for Tax Specialist jobs in Lakewood, CA as reported by the BLS.

$84,603

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Lakewood, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (48.2%)
  • Master's Degree (31.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.7%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.4%)
  • Some College (0.9%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Tax Specialists in Lakewood, CA
  • Less than 1 year (36.8%)
  • None (31.6%)
  • 1-2 years (15.8%)
  • 2-4 years (10.5%)
  • 4-6 years (5.3%)

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