Tax Specialist Jobs in Palo Alto, 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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Beech Valley Solutions - Hayward, CA (16 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
compliance Large corporate tax compliance and tax planning Tax provisions Tax research (federal, SALT, etc.)...
Remote Work
1 day ago
Deloitte - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Work you'll do As a T&IS Tax Manager focused on PMI, you will: Analyze and understand complex tax issues through reading financial statements, regulatory filings, transactional documentation, client...
1 day ago
Beech Valley Solutions - San Mateo, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Individual / Small Business tax compliance Large corporate tax compliance and tax planning Tax provisions Tax research (federal, SALT, etc.)...
Remote Work
1 day ago
Beech Valley Solutions - Sunnyvale, CA (8 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
compliance Large corporate tax compliance and tax planning Tax provisions Tax research (federal, SALT, etc.)...
Remote Work
1 day ago
Beech Valley Solutions - Sunnyvale, CA (8 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Individual / Small Business tax compliance Large corporate tax compliance and tax planning Tax provisions Tax research (federal, SALT, etc.)...
Remote Work
2 days ago
Beech Valley Solutions - Daly City, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Recommended Skills Financial Analysis General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices Income Tax Tax Planning Tax Compliance Software...
Remote Work
2 days ago
CooperVision - San Ramon, CA (24 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Working knowledge of OneSource income tax software is preferred....
3 days ago
Beech Valley Solutions - Santa Clara, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Individual / Small Business tax compliance Large corporate tax compliance and tax planning Tax provisions Tax research (federal, SALT, etc.)...
Remote Work
2 days ago
Beech Valley Solutions - Hayward, CA (16 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Recommended Skills Financial Analysis General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices Income Tax Tax Planning Tax Compliance Software...
Remote Work
1 day ago
Beech Valley Solutions - Sunnyvale, CA (8 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
compliance Large corporate tax compliance and tax planning Tax provisions Tax research (federal, SALT, etc.)...
Remote Work
2 days ago
San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Tax preparer needed We are a small CPA firm (about ten employees) located in San Jose looking for an energetic, problem solving, analytical, organized, and positive tax preparer....
2 hours ago
KPMG - Santa Clara, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Business Title:** Seasonal Tax Associate, Tax Exempt Healthcare Organizations (990) **Requisition Number:** 72091 - 12 **Function:** Tax Services **Area of Interest:** **State:** CA **City:** Santa...
3 hours ago
Abbott, Stringham And Lynch Cpa Firm - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Tax Associate Technology We Recruit the Best of the Best. Our firm is growing and we are looking to hire a Tax Associate with a focus on Technology....
2 days ago
Ernst & Young - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
tax authorities....
2 days ago
PwC - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
research, compliance and consulting with an international taxation environment....
6 hours ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Palo Alto, CA

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

$106,491

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Tax Specialist positions.

Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Palo Alto, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (48.3%)
  • Master's Degree (31.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (4.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.5%)
  • 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 Palo Alto, 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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