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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Deloitte - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
of R&D tax incentives experience and/or experience with New Markets Tax Credits, Qualified Opportunity Zones, or Renewable Energy tax credits....
2 days ago
H&R Block - San Mateo, CA (12 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
1 day ago
H&R Block - Pleasanton, CA (21 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
1 day ago
H&R Block - Cupertino, CA (10 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
1 day ago
Workday - Palo Alto, CA
with IT systems implementation projects related to transactional taxes is a plus Workday ERP and Avalara experience a plus Strong tax research and data analytic skills Strong multitasking skills; organized...
13 hours ago
Deloitte - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Do you have experience serving clients in partnership taxation, leading and mentoring teams, and advising on important tax and business issues?...
1 day ago
PwC - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
A career in our Financial Services Tax practice, within Corporate Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients meet their tax obligations while managing the impact tax has...
12 hours ago
H&R Block - Palo Alto, CA
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
1 day ago
Super Micro Computer, Inc. - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
or equivalent preferred Minimum 10 years of tax experience with public accounting and industry Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to interact with all levels of management Solid excel...
10 hours ago
PwC - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
A career in our Financial Services Tax practice, within Corporate Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients meet their tax obligations while managing the impact tax has...
12 hours ago
Deloitte - San Jose, CA (15 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Services (NFTS) is a national practice within Deloitte Tax LLP made up of several tax service offerings....
2 days ago
H&R Block - Belmont, CA (9 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
1 day ago
H&R Block - Daly City, CA (23 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
1 day ago
H&R Block - Millbrae, CA (17 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
1 day ago
H&R Block - Redwood City, CA (5 miles from Palo Alto, CA)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
1 day 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

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Licensing / Certification

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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 (5.9%)
  • Vocational 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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